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Author: World Book, Inc.
Publisher: Chicago : World Book, ©2008.
Series: Living green
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
"A guide to living a more environmentally friendly lifestyle by changing general practices at home and making smart choices when purchasing durable goods. Explores the harmful impact durable goods can have on the environment through the use of natural resources and energy. Features include fact boxes, sidebars, activities, glossary, list of recommended reading and Web sites, and index"--Provided by publisher.
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Genre/Form: Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: World Book, Inc.
ISBN: 9780716614081 0716614081
OCLC Number: 594226548
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 64 pages : color illustrations ; 26 cm.
Contents: Introduction --
The living room: furniture --
Rugs and carpets --
Electronics --
Go green! The living room --
The kitchen: dishwashers --
Refrigerators --
Ovens --
Go green! The kitchen --
The bedroom: Mattresses --
Cell phones --
Go green! The bedroom --
The bathroom: Water use --
Toilets --
Showers and sinks --
Go green! The bathroom --
The laundry room: Washing machines --
Clothes dryers --
Go green! The laundry room --
The office: computers --
Go green! The office --
The yard: Grills --
Lawn mowers --
Go green! The yard --
Taking action --
Activities --
Glossary --
Additional resources --
Index.
Series Title: Living green

Abstract:

"A guide to living a more environmentally friendly lifestyle by changing general practices at home and making smart choices when purchasing durable goods. Explores the harmful impact durable goods can have on the environment through the use of natural resources and energy. Features include fact boxes, sidebars, activities, glossary, list of recommended reading and Web sites, and index"--Provided by publisher.

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