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What a load of rubbish!
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What a load of rubbish!: what happens to the things we throw away?

Series: Fact finders : story of sanitation

Format: Paperback

ISBN: 9781474764278

Publication Date: 5 Mar 2020

Subject: Social sciences

Suitable for: Primary (Year 5, Year 6)

AR: 6.0 MY

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Explains the process by which our rubbish and recycling is disposed of.
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What a load of rubbish! : what happens to the things we throw away?

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Summary

Explains the process by which our rubbish and recycling is disposed of.

Rubbish looks disgusting and smells worse, but what happens to it after the bin lorry takes it away? Discover where our rubbish and recycling travels after we throw it away.

From facts on landfills to information about how our litter habits affect the world around us, learn why we need sanitation and the dirty truth about what happens to our rubbish.

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NOTE : Some sections have been adapted to reference the UK, but many of the statistics are still US based.

Contents

Down in the dumps
Rubbish timeline
Rubbish today
Rubbish and the environment
Timeline
Glossary
Find out more
Comprehension questions
Index

Category
JNF
Subject
Social sciences
Dewey
363.728
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Illustrations
Col and B & W illus and photos
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Pub. date
5 Mar 2020
Edition
New in Paperback
ISBN
9781474764278
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Binding
Stitched
Pages
32
Width
192mm
Height
222mm
Weight
116g
Index
Yes
Contents page
Yes
Glossary
Yes
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