Garbage and Recycling
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Detroit : Greenhaven Press, c2012.
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Central Adult Nonfiction
363.728 GARBA 2012
Westover Adult Nonfiction
363.728 GARBA 2012
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Central Adult Nonfiction
363.728 GARBA 2012
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Jun 12, 2017
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363.728 GARBA 2012
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Apr 8, 2019
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Book
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245 pages : ill., maps ; 24 cm.
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English
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9780737754285 (hardback), 0737754281 (hardback), 9780737754292 (paperback), 073775429X (paperback)

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Includes bibliographical references (p. 229-231) and index.
Description
"Garbage and Recycling: Is Garbage a Serious Problem?; Is Recycling Effective?; Is Toxic Waste Disposal a Serious Problem?; What Strategies Will Help Reduce Waste and Save Money?"--,Provided by publisher.
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Presents essays with opposing viewpoints on the issues raised by various types of waste and garbage, including dealing with toxic wastes. Also addresses issues involved in recycling.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Haerens, M. (2012). Garbage and Recycling. Detroit: Greenhaven Press.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Haerens, Margaret. 2012. Garbage and Recycling. Detroit: Greenhaven Press.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Haerens, Margaret, Garbage and Recycling. Detroit: Greenhaven Press, 2012.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Haerens, Margaret. Garbage and Recycling. Detroit: Greenhaven Press, 2012. Print.

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