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What A Waste: Rubbish, Recycling, and Protecting our Planet

What A Waste: Rubbish, Recycling, and Protecting our Planet (Hardback)

By French, Jess

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Everything you need to know about what we're doing to our environment, good and bad, from pollution and litter to renewable energy and plastic recycling. This environmental book will teach keen young ecologists about our actions affect planet Earth. Discover shocking facts about ...the waste we produce and where it goes. Did you know that every single plastic toothbrush ever made still exists? Or that there's a floating mass of rubbish larger than the USA drifting around the Pacific Ocean? It's not all bad news though. As well as explaining where we're going wrong, What a Waste shows what we're doing right! Discover plans already in motion to save our seas, how countries are implementing schemes that are having a positive impact, and how your waste can be turned into something useful. Every small change helps our planet!
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ISBN 9780241366912
Released NZ 2 Apr 2019
Publisher Dorling Kindersley Publishers
Format Hardback
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ISBN-13 9780241366912
Stock Available
Status In-stock at publisher; ships 7-14 working days
Publisher Dorling Kindersley Publishers
Imprint DK Children
Released 2 Apr 2019
Publication Country United Kingdom United Kingdom
Format Hardback
Author(s) By French, Jess
Category Science
Technology & Applied Sciences
Natural History, Dinosaurs & Pets
Australian Curriculum
New Zealand Curriculum
Social Science
Number of Pages 72
Dimensions Width: 223mm
Height: 282mm
Spine: 10mm
Dewey Code 363.7
Weight 550g
Interest Age 7-9 years
Reading Age 7-9 years
Library of Congress Environmental protection - Juvenile literature, Recycling Waste, etc - Juvenile literature, Waste products - Juvenile literature, Energy conservation - Juvenile literature
NBS Text Children's General Non-Fiction
ONIX Text Children/juvenile