What A Waste!
Where Does Garbage Go?Book - 2017
"What a Waste! explores the problem of garbage and how humans have dealt with it from prehistory to modern times. Topics include how archaeologists study ancient garbage; the growth of consumer culture and disposability; food waste; the environmental effects of garbage; "problem" garbage like electronic and toxic waste; sewage and dead bodies; and garbage in the oceans and in space. Sidebars highlight people and organizations around the world who are making efforts to reduce or reuse waste."-- Provided by publisher.
Publisher: Toronto ; Berkeley : Annick Press (U.S.) Ltd., 2017
Copyright Date: ℗♭2017
Branch Call Number: J 363.72 EAM
Characteristics: 89 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm