The Resource Garbage and Recycling : Opposing Viewpoints, (electronic resource:)

Garbage and Recycling : Opposing Viewpoints, (electronic resource:)

Label
Garbage and Recycling : Opposing Viewpoints
Title
Garbage and Recycling
Title remainder
Opposing Viewpoints
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Annotation
Cataloging source
BIP US
Dewey number
363.72/8
Illustrations
illustrations
Intended audience
Juvenile Audience
Intended audience source
Cengage Gale
LC call number
TD792.G37 2003
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Cothran, Helen
Summary expansion
Rapid computer obsolescence has resulted in thousands of computers--which contain toxic components--being disposed of each year. Authors debate whether America's consumerist lifestyle is creating serious garbage problems in the following chapters: Is Garbage a Serious Problem? Is Recycling Effective? Is Toxic Waste Disposal a Serious Problem? What Innovations Will Help Reduce Waste?
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Garbage and Recycling : Opposing Viewpoints, (electronic resource:)
Link
https://mcpl.idm.oclc.org/login?url=http://find.galegroup.com/openurl/openurl?url_ver=Z39.88-2004&url_ctx_fmt=info:ofi/fmt:kev:mtx:ctx&res_id=info:sid/gale:OVIC&ctx_enc=info:ofi:enc:UTF-8&rft_val_fmt=info:ofi/fmt:kev:mtx:book&rft.isbn=9780737712308&req_dat=info:sid/gale:ugnid:inde80299
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 2.
  • 3.
  • New Plastics Sorting Technology Will Reduce Waste
  • Conard Holton
  • 189
  • 4.
  • Microorganisms Can Help Clean Up Toxic Waste
  • Todd Zwillich
  • 196
  • Garbage Crisis Has Been Averted
  • Marian R. Chertow
  • 28
  • 3.
  • Landfills Are Dangerous
  • Peter Montague
  • 36
  • 4.
  • Landfills Have Become Safer
  • Why Consider Opposing Viewpoints?
  • Bud Angst
  • 42
  • 5.
  • Interstate Garbage Shipping Is Harmful
  • Paul E. Kanjorski
  • 47
  • 6.
  • Interstate Garbage Shipping Is Beneficial
  • Bruce Parker
  • 51
  • 11
  • Chapter 2
  • Is Recycling Effective?
  • 1.
  • Recycling Benefits the Environment
  • Sam Martin
  • 62
  • 2.
  • Recycling Does Not Solve Environmental Problems
  • Robert Lilienfeld, William Rathje
  • 70
  • Chapter 1
  • 3.
  • Recycling Is Economical
  • Allen Hershkowitz
  • 79
  • 4.
  • Current Recycling Programs Are Too Expensive
  • Clark Wiseman
  • 85
  • 5.
  • Mandatory Recycling Wastes Resources
  • Is Garbage a Serious Problem?
  • Doug Bandow
  • 90
  • 6.
  • Mandatory Recycling Programs Work
  • William J. Cohen
  • 94
  • Chapter 3
  • Is Toxic Waste Disposal a Serious Problem?
  • 1.
  • Hazardous Waste Cleanup Projects Have Been Successful
  • 1.
  • U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
  • 104
  • 2.
  • Hazardous Waste Cleanup Projects Usually Fail
  • R. Allan Freeze
  • 114
  • 3.
  • Nuclear Waste Disposal Is a Serious Problem
  • Greenpeace
  • 123
  • Better Waste Management Strategies Are Needed to Avert a Garbage Crisis
  • 4.
  • Nuclear Waste Disposal Is Not a Serious Problem
  • Nuclear Energy Institute
  • 128
  • 5.
  • Radioactive Metal Recycling Is Beneficial
  • S.Y. Chen
  • 134
  • 6.
  • Radioactive Metal Recycling Endangers Human Health
  • Arthur H. Purcell
  • David E. Adelman
  • 142
  • 7.
  • Recycling Sewer Sludge into Fertilizer Is Beneficial
  • Lori Irvine, Anne Bonelli
  • 152
  • 8.
  • Recycling Sewer Sludge into Fertilizer Is Harmful
  • Sheila R. Cherry
  • 158
  • 20
  • Chapter 4
  • What Innovations Will Help Reduce Waste?
  • 1.
  • Strategies to Minimize Medical Pollution Can Reduce Toxic Waste
  • Charlie Cray
  • 171
  • 2.
  • Designing for Disassembly Will Help Reduce Waste
  • Gene Bylinsky, Alicia Hills Moore, Karen Nickel Anhalt
  • 179
Control code
OPPV001126031
Dimensions
unknown
Form of item
electronic
Governing access note
Access limited to licensed institutions
Isbn
9780737712308
Lccn
2002000379
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
9780737712308
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (Sirsi) OPPV001126031
  • (WaSeSS)ssj0001126031
Label
Garbage and Recycling : Opposing Viewpoints, (electronic resource:)
Link
https://mcpl.idm.oclc.org/login?url=http://find.galegroup.com/openurl/openurl?url_ver=Z39.88-2004&url_ctx_fmt=info:ofi/fmt:kev:mtx:ctx&res_id=info:sid/gale:OVIC&ctx_enc=info:ofi:enc:UTF-8&rft_val_fmt=info:ofi/fmt:kev:mtx:book&rft.isbn=9780737712308&req_dat=info:sid/gale:ugnid:inde80299
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 2.
  • 3.
  • New Plastics Sorting Technology Will Reduce Waste
  • Conard Holton
  • 189
  • 4.
  • Microorganisms Can Help Clean Up Toxic Waste
  • Todd Zwillich
  • 196
  • Garbage Crisis Has Been Averted
  • Marian R. Chertow
  • 28
  • 3.
  • Landfills Are Dangerous
  • Peter Montague
  • 36
  • 4.
  • Landfills Have Become Safer
  • Why Consider Opposing Viewpoints?
  • Bud Angst
  • 42
  • 5.
  • Interstate Garbage Shipping Is Harmful
  • Paul E. Kanjorski
  • 47
  • 6.
  • Interstate Garbage Shipping Is Beneficial
  • Bruce Parker
  • 51
  • 11
  • Chapter 2
  • Is Recycling Effective?
  • 1.
  • Recycling Benefits the Environment
  • Sam Martin
  • 62
  • 2.
  • Recycling Does Not Solve Environmental Problems
  • Robert Lilienfeld, William Rathje
  • 70
  • Chapter 1
  • 3.
  • Recycling Is Economical
  • Allen Hershkowitz
  • 79
  • 4.
  • Current Recycling Programs Are Too Expensive
  • Clark Wiseman
  • 85
  • 5.
  • Mandatory Recycling Wastes Resources
  • Is Garbage a Serious Problem?
  • Doug Bandow
  • 90
  • 6.
  • Mandatory Recycling Programs Work
  • William J. Cohen
  • 94
  • Chapter 3
  • Is Toxic Waste Disposal a Serious Problem?
  • 1.
  • Hazardous Waste Cleanup Projects Have Been Successful
  • 1.
  • U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
  • 104
  • 2.
  • Hazardous Waste Cleanup Projects Usually Fail
  • R. Allan Freeze
  • 114
  • 3.
  • Nuclear Waste Disposal Is a Serious Problem
  • Greenpeace
  • 123
  • Better Waste Management Strategies Are Needed to Avert a Garbage Crisis
  • 4.
  • Nuclear Waste Disposal Is Not a Serious Problem
  • Nuclear Energy Institute
  • 128
  • 5.
  • Radioactive Metal Recycling Is Beneficial
  • S.Y. Chen
  • 134
  • 6.
  • Radioactive Metal Recycling Endangers Human Health
  • Arthur H. Purcell
  • David E. Adelman
  • 142
  • 7.
  • Recycling Sewer Sludge into Fertilizer Is Beneficial
  • Lori Irvine, Anne Bonelli
  • 152
  • 8.
  • Recycling Sewer Sludge into Fertilizer Is Harmful
  • Sheila R. Cherry
  • 158
  • 20
  • Chapter 4
  • What Innovations Will Help Reduce Waste?
  • 1.
  • Strategies to Minimize Medical Pollution Can Reduce Toxic Waste
  • Charlie Cray
  • 171
  • 2.
  • Designing for Disassembly Will Help Reduce Waste
  • Gene Bylinsky, Alicia Hills Moore, Karen Nickel Anhalt
  • 179
Control code
OPPV001126031
Dimensions
unknown
Form of item
electronic
Governing access note
Access limited to licensed institutions
Isbn
9780737712308
Lccn
2002000379
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
9780737712308
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (Sirsi) OPPV001126031
  • (WaSeSS)ssj0001126031

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