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The Resource Recycling reconsidered : the present failure and future promise of environmental action in the United States, Samantha MacBride

Recycling reconsidered : the present failure and future promise of environmental action in the United States, Samantha MacBride

Label
Recycling reconsidered : the present failure and future promise of environmental action in the United States
Title
Recycling reconsidered
Title remainder
the present failure and future promise of environmental action in the United States
Statement of responsibility
Samantha MacBride
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
How the success and popularity of recycling has diverted attention from the steep environmental costs of manufacturing the goods we consume and discard
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
MacBride, Samantha
Dewey number
363.72/820973
Index
index present
LC call number
TD794.5
LC item number
.M285 2012eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Urban and industrial environments
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Recycling (Waste, etc.)
  • Refuse and refuse disposal
  • TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING
  • NATURE
  • Recycling (Waste, etc.)
  • Refuse and refuse disposal
  • United States
  • Umweltpolitik
  • USA
Label
Recycling reconsidered : the present failure and future promise of environmental action in the United States, Samantha MacBride
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Rags and bottles -- Curbside recycling collection -- Tonnage and toxicity : the nonissue of nonhazardous industrial waste -- Scale and sufficiency : zero waste and the quest for environmental -- Justice -- Extended plastics responsibility : producers as reluctant stewards -- Conclusion -- Appendix i -- Summary of the best available data from the us EPA on solid waste -- Generation, disposal and recycling in the United States -- Appendix ii -- Summary of textile and glass disposal and recycling, for the most recent -- Year available, in the United States -- Appendix iii -- Changes in MSW quantity and composition over time -- Appendix iv -- Fractions of MSW that can be targeted for reuse using a model of repair -- Refurbishment, and retailing -- Appendix v -- Details on various quantities of different plastics in MSW -- Appendix vi -- Fractions of municipal solid waste referred to in the conclusion
Control code
774393839
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 303 pages).
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780262298551
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other control number
9786613448880
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/ctt58f62q
  • 8829
  • 9780262298551
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)774393839
Label
Recycling reconsidered : the present failure and future promise of environmental action in the United States, Samantha MacBride
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Rags and bottles -- Curbside recycling collection -- Tonnage and toxicity : the nonissue of nonhazardous industrial waste -- Scale and sufficiency : zero waste and the quest for environmental -- Justice -- Extended plastics responsibility : producers as reluctant stewards -- Conclusion -- Appendix i -- Summary of the best available data from the us EPA on solid waste -- Generation, disposal and recycling in the United States -- Appendix ii -- Summary of textile and glass disposal and recycling, for the most recent -- Year available, in the United States -- Appendix iii -- Changes in MSW quantity and composition over time -- Appendix iv -- Fractions of MSW that can be targeted for reuse using a model of repair -- Refurbishment, and retailing -- Appendix v -- Details on various quantities of different plastics in MSW -- Appendix vi -- Fractions of municipal solid waste referred to in the conclusion
Control code
774393839
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 303 pages).
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780262298551
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other control number
9786613448880
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/ctt58f62q
  • 8829
  • 9780262298551
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)774393839

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