Providing Waste Solutions for a City

Providing Waste Solutions for a City

by Yvette LaPierre


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Collecting trash and recycling, processing it, and carrying it to its final destination are some of the most important challenges cities face. Providing Waste Solutions for a City examines each step in these processes, including innovative ways in which cities are making their waste systems more environmentally friendly. Easy-to-read text, vivid images, and helpful back matter give readers a clear look at this subject. Features include a table of contents, infographics, a glossary, additional resources, and an index. Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards. Core Library is an imprint of Abdo Publishing, a division of ABDO.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781532114847
Publisher: ABDO Publishing Company
Publication date: 08/01/2018
Series: Inside Modern Cities
Pages: 48
Product dimensions: 9.25(w) x 7.25(h) x 0.30(d)
Age Range: 9 - 10 Years

Table of Contents

Chapter 1 All about Waste 4

Chapter 2 Burying Waste 12

Chapter 3 Burning Waste 22

Chapter 4 Recycling and Composting 32

Fast Facts 42

Stop and Think 44

Glossary 46

Online Resources 47

Learn More 47

Index 48

About the Author 48

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