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The Resource Global garbage : exporting trash and toxic waste, Kathlyn Gay

Global garbage : exporting trash and toxic waste, Kathlyn Gay

Label
Global garbage : exporting trash and toxic waste
Title
Global garbage
Title remainder
exporting trash and toxic waste
Statement of responsibility
Kathlyn Gay
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Examines the increasing problems of toxic waste disposal, including such areas as dumping in poor nations, military dumping, and waste disposal in space
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
363.72/87/0973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
TD1030.5
LC item number
.G39 1992
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
An Impact book
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Global garbage : exporting trash and toxic waste, Kathlyn Gay
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 131-138) and index
Contents
Contents (chapter headings only): Hazardous exports (p.11) -- Problems in waste disposal (p.23) -- Dumping on poor nations (p.31) -- International agreements on hazardous waste (p.45) -- Exporting toxic products (p.53) -- Ocean dumping (p.69) -- Military dumping (p.83) -- Dumping at the bottom of the world (p.93) -- Debris and nuclear hazards in space (p.101) -- Global cleanup and protection? (p.109) -- Source notes (p.121) -- Further reading (p.131) -- Index (p.000)
Control code
34349
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
144 p.
Isbn
9780531130094
Lccn
92024984
Other physical details
ill
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm26302399
  • (OCoLC)26302399
Label
Global garbage : exporting trash and toxic waste, Kathlyn Gay
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 131-138) and index
Contents
Contents (chapter headings only): Hazardous exports (p.11) -- Problems in waste disposal (p.23) -- Dumping on poor nations (p.31) -- International agreements on hazardous waste (p.45) -- Exporting toxic products (p.53) -- Ocean dumping (p.69) -- Military dumping (p.83) -- Dumping at the bottom of the world (p.93) -- Debris and nuclear hazards in space (p.101) -- Global cleanup and protection? (p.109) -- Source notes (p.121) -- Further reading (p.131) -- Index (p.000)
Control code
34349
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
144 p.
Isbn
9780531130094
Lccn
92024984
Other physical details
ill
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm26302399
  • (OCoLC)26302399

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