Where Does the Garbage Go?: Revised Edition (Let's-Read-and-Find-Out Science 2)

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9780060210540: Where Does the Garbage Go?: Revised Edition (Let's-Read-and-Find-Out Science 2)

Trash doesn't just disappear after the garbage truck takes it away. So where does it go? In this book young readers follow the garbage truck to the landfill and the incinerator and then visit the recycling center to see how glass, metal, paper, and plastic are recycled. This information-packed book is perfect for budding environmentalists. Full color.

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Follow that garbage truck!

...to the landfill to see how trash keeps piling up...to the incinerator to see how trash can be turned into energy ... to the recycling center to see how a soda bottle can be turned into a flowerpot. Filled with graphs, charts, and diagrams, Where Does the Garbage Go? explains how we deal with the problem of too much trash and provides ideas for easy ways to be a part of the solution.

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Paul Showers wrote twenty books for the Let's-Read-and-Find-Out Science series, including favorites such as What Happens to a Hamburger? and Where Does the Garbage Go? Mr. Showers worked on the Detroit Free Press, the New York Herald Tribune, and for thirty years, the Sunday New York Times.

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