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Recycling in America : a reference handbook

Author: Debra L Strong
Publisher: Santa Barbara, Calif. : ABC-CLIO, ©1997.
Series: Contemporary world issues.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 2nd edView all editions and formats
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Looks at the origins of many recycled products; contains biographical sketches of notable people in the field; features facts and figures about recycled commodities; lists state laws and regulations; and includes bibliographical references.
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Strong, Debra L.
Recycling in America.
Santa Barbara, Calif. : ABC-CLIO, ©1997
(OCoLC)605184775
Online version:
Strong, Debra L.
Recycling in America.
Santa Barbara, Calif. : ABC-CLIO, ©1997
(OCoLC)607887377
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Debra L Strong
ISBN: 058505892X 9780585058924 0874368898 9780874368895
OCLC Number: 37688379
Description: xvi, 330 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm.
Contents: ch. 1. Recycling: a state of flux --
Overview of the past: recycling for necessity or profit --
Sudden changes in the industry --
Integrated solid waste management: a hierarchy --
Subtitle D --
Present: a continuing state of evolution --
Curbside recycling --
Product contamination --
materials recovery facilities: MRFs --
Economics of recycling --
Pay-as-you-throw --
Completing the cycle --
Hopes for the future --
New focus: source reduction --
New technologies: businesses born of the need to recycle --
How to use this book --
ch. 2. Chronology --
ch. 3. Biographies --
William M. Ferretti --
Peter L. Grogan --
Don Kneass --
Chaz Miller --
Gary Michael Petersen --
Jerry Powell --
Nancy VandenBerg --
Jeanne Lynn Wirka --
ch. 4. Facts and data --
Aluminum cans --
Steel "tin" cans --
Glass --
Plastic --
Paper --
Food and yard wastes: composting --
Metal --
Miscellaneous recyclable products --
ch. 5. State laws and regulations --
ch. 6. State, federal, and private recycling organizations --
ch. 7. Reference materials --
ch. 8. Online resources.
Series Title: Contemporary world issues.
Responsibility: Debra L. Strong.

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Looks at the origins of many recycled products; contains biographical sketches of notable people in the field; features facts and figures about recycled commodities; lists state laws and regulations; and includes bibliographical references.

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