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Author Richmond, Benjamin, 1986- author.

Title Where do garbage trucks go? : and other questions about ... trash and recycling / by Benjamin Richmond.

Publication Info. New York : Sterling Children's Books, [2015]


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Colona District PL Juvenile - CLNG-7  J 363.72 RIC    AVAILABLE
 Ella Johnson Memorial PL Stacks - EJMY-11  J 363.728 RIC    AVAILABLE
Description 32 pages : color illustrations ; 21 x 26 cm.
text txt rdacontent
still image sti rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Series Good question!
Good question!
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents What's that smell? -- Why do we throw garbage away at all? -- How can we make less garbage? -- Where do garbage trucks go? -- What is a landfill? -- What can we do with landfill land? -- Why did some of New York City's garbage travel 6,000 miles? -- What makes some garbage dangerous? -- What is the Great Pacific Garbage Patch? -- What are other options for getting rid of garbage? -- Why it is good to recycle? -- What is a recycling plant? -- How does an old glass bottle turn into a new one? -- Can water be recycled? -- Can you recycle food? -- What can we do to help?
Audience Ages 6 and up.
920 Lexile.
Summary What is a landfill? What makes some garbage dangerous? Why it is good to recycle-and can we recycle water? Kids see the garbage truck all the time-but this entertaining and educational book will tell them what it does and where it goes, along with other facts about the trash we create and how it affects the environment.
Subject Refuse and refuse disposal -- Juvenile literature.
Recycling (Waste, etc.) -- Juvenile literature.
Recycling (Waste, etc.) (OCoLC)fst01092000
Refuse and refuse disposal. (OCoLC)fst01092888
Refuse and refuse disposal.
Recycling (Waste, etc.)
Genre/Form Juvenile works. (OCoLC)fst01411637
ISBN 9781454916246 (library binding)
1454916249 (library binding)
9781454916253 (paperback)
1454916257 (paperback)

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