What A Waste!

What A Waste!

Where Does Garbage Go?

Book - 2017
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"What a Waste! explores the problem of garbage and how humans have dealt with it from prehistory to modern times. Topics include how archaeologists study ancient garbage; the growth of consumer culture and disposability; food waste; the environmental effects of garbage; "problem" garbage like electronic and toxic waste; sewage and dead bodies; and garbage in the oceans and in space. Sidebars highlight people and organizations around the world who are making efforts to reduce or reuse waste."-- Provided by publisher.
Publisher: Toronto :, Annick Press,, [2017]
ISBN: 9781554519187
Characteristics: 89 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm
Additional Contributors: Edlund, Bambi - Illustrator


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