Rubbish and Recycling

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Author: Anna Lee

Publisher: Evans Brothers

ISBN: 9780237524630

Category: Recycling (Waste, etc.)

Page: 24

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An introduction to geography for young children, this series presents key information through a combination of simple, clear text and strong visual images, while questions ask the reader to express their own views about geographical topics. The large format of the book enhances this, presenting an opportunity for detailed exploration and discussion. Key words are highlighted in a vocabulary border, and each title provides extensive notes for teachers. This title introduces children to the problems associated with litter, the benefits of recycling and ways of improving the environment.

Rubbish and Recycling

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Author: Chris Oxlade

Publisher: Raintree

ISBN: 1406237736

Category: Environmental responsibility

Page: 24

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This series looks at how materials can be changed in various ways. Each book examines the types of materials we commonly encounter and explores their properties through practical and familiar examples. "Investigation" spreads give readers the chance to find out for themselves how materials can be changed.

Rubbish and Recycling

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Author: Stephanie Turnbull

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781474903202

Category:

Page: 32

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Why do we need to recycle and what happens to our rubbish after it is taken away? Children can learn about the finite nature of natural resources, what rubbish is not recyclable and the impact it has on our planet, and how recycling is sorted, processed and turned into new products. A straightforward introduction to a vital subject. Illustrations: Full colour throughout

Recycling Rubbish

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Author: N.A

Publisher: Learning Media Ltd

ISBN: 9780478125405

Category: Readers

Page: 32

View: 2906

Describes different ways in which rubbish can be recycled, including making polyester fibre from soft drinks bottles, and using the methane gas given off by landfills to generate power. Also includes a chapter on worm farming. Suggested level: primary.

Garbage and Recycling

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Author: Candice L. Mancini

Publisher: Greenhaven Publishing LLC

ISBN: 0737750820

Category: Young Adult Nonfiction

Page: 232

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Editor Candice L. Mancini uses a series of thought-provoking essays to take readers across the globe, exploring international issues relating to garbage and recycling. Is E-waste dangerous in India? Is the Nile being ruined by pollution? Is Serbia doing enough to focus on their waste problems? Is Bangladesh's capital swimming in waste? How is China turning trash into art? Readers will explore these questions. They will learn whether Mexico City is running out of places to dump waste and whether the U.S. has a serious issue with plastic bags. Other cultures explored include Canada, Japan, Australia, Spain, the Philippines, and Sweden. One final treat for readers is they'll explore garbage and recycling in space.

Rubbish and Recycling

Step-by-Step

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Author: Gérard Bertolini,Claire Delalande

Publisher: Gecko

ISBN: 9781877467301

Category: Recycling (Waste, etc.)

Page: 70

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Do you know how long a piece of chewing gum takes to break down? Or a soft-drink can? And what happens to milk cartons, tissues or plastic bags once you've used them? Rubbish and Recycling Step-by-Step tells you everything about rubbish that you didn't know you wanted to know! The first two titles in an award winning French Science series, Recycling and Ecology , provide solid information written in a matter-of-fact, no frills style, which plays well with the quirky, comic-style illustrations.

Rubbish & Recycling

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Author: Harriet Brundle

Publisher: Booklife

ISBN: 9781786372581

Category: Recycling (Waste, etc.)

Page: 24

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More than ever, we need to think about the ways our actions affect the environment. This exciting and engaging series explains how we can consider our impact on Planet Earth and suggests ways we can help to protect our planet. What is rubbish? Why is recycling important? How does a tin can become a bike? All these questions and more are discussed here, in this interesting and child-friendly look at rubbish and recycling in the 21st century.

Garbage and Recycling

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Author: Debra A. Miller

Publisher: Greenhaven Publishing LLC

ISBN: 142050147X

Category: Young Adult Nonfiction

Page: 112

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The Environmental Protection Agency states that in the past 50 years, humans have consumed more resources than in all of previous history. Recycling, reuse, and remanufacturing account for 3.1 million jobs in America, according to American Solar Energy Society, yet our garbage accounts for 42 percent of U.S. greenhouse gas emissions. This pertinent resource examines issues surrounding garbage and recycling in America. Chapters explore topics such as dealing with hazardous waste, the global challenge of waste management, and strategies for future waste management.

Good to Be Green: Rubbish Or Recycling?

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Author: Deborah Chancellor

Publisher: Wayland

ISBN: 9781526308870

Category:

Page: 32

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Twins, Nadia and Nasir are keen to enter the school recycling competition, but what should they make? As they explore the rubbish in their house, they discover what can and can't be recycled and what happens to their rubbish. They learn about reducing, reusing and recycling and come up with a clever plan to help everyone at school work out what is rubbish and what is recycling. Good to be Green is a series of six environment education books that help children age 6+ explore green issues and find out what they can do to help the planet. Each book features the story of a child who is exploring their world and learning why it's important to think green. Alongside the stories are fact boxes with extra information and at the end of each story there are activity ideas, teaching notes and a quiz. Each story is accompanied by bright illustrations by Diane Ewen.