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8 edition of Garbage and waste found in the catalog.

Garbage and waste

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  • 22 Currently reading

Published by Greenhaven Press in San Diego, CA .
Written in English

  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Refuse and refuse disposal -- United States.,
    • Hazardous wastes -- Health aspects -- United States.,
    • Recycling (Waste, etc.) -- United States.,
    • Environmental law -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 206-208) and index.

      StatementCharoes P. Cozic, book editor.
      SeriesCurrent controversies
      ContributionsCozic, Charles P., 1957-
      LC ClassificationsTD793.25 .G37 1997
      The Physical Object
      Pagination218 p. ;
      Number of Pages218
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL655009M
      ISBN 101565105664, 1565105656
      LC Control Number97000023

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His punchline is startling/5. Waste of a Nation offers an anthropological and historical account of India’s complex relationship with garbage.

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The goal is to make sure they are clean enough to avoid contaminating other materials, like paper, or your un-lined kitchen recycling bin. Let's get back to my interview with Kate O'Neill, author of the new book "Waste" about the global politics of waste and recycling. She's a professor.

The chapter serves as an introduction to the book as a whole. It considers the historical aspect of plastic and plastic waste and our dependence on things plastic. It introduces the types of plastic used today and the issue of plastic waste on land and in the oceans.

It poses the question, “what can we do about it?”. The Garbage Book presents the solid waste crisis in Metro Manila. It is aimed at raising awareness of issues in the sector, and outlines potential solutions to address the problem.

This book won the Bronze Anvil Award, the overall public relations tools award given by the Public Relations Society of the Philippines during its 40th Anvil Awards in Municipal solid waste is defined as the trash produced by homes, businesses, schools, and other organizations within the community.

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J am - am. Garbage and waste. [Charles P Cozic;] -- Examines controversy surrounding the issues of toxic waste, garbage, and recycling efforts, using primary sources taken from a wide range of categories including periodicals, newspapers, books. Editorial Reviews. Strasser retrieves what history discards: the taken-for-granted minutiae of the everyday life of ordinary people.” —Naomi Bliven, The New Yorker "Susan Strasser reads our American history in our tea leaves—and countless tons of other domestic garbage—as she traces the changing meanings of waste and thrift from Colonial times to the present."Brand: Holt, Henry & Company, Inc.

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