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47 things you can do for the environment

Author: Lexi Petronis; Karen Macklin; Jill Buck
Publisher: Boston, Mass. : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt ; Godalming : Melia [distributor], 2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"You know the planet is in trouble. Everywhere you go, people are talking about how air pollution is causing the earth's climate to change, how logging and oil-drilling are ruining natural habitats, and how trash is overflowing into our waterways. It's a bit of a mess. But the question is: What can you do about it? The good news is: a lot! Don't worry, you don't have to build a car that runs on vegetable oil or head  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Lexi Petronis; Karen Macklin; Jill Buck
ISBN: 9780982732212 098273221X
OCLC Number: 768072051
Description: 1 volume ; 17 cm
Contents: At home. Get a clean shave ; Put the spin cycle on pause ; Get shower power ; Color your hair green ; Be a natural beauty ; Bark up the right tree ; Have a green Christmas ; Greenify your house ; Involve the 'rents --
With your lifestyle. Eat your greens ; Put down the bottle ; Check your carbon footprint ; Cans, bottles, paper, what? ; Don't toss that! --
At school. Let no French fry go to waste ; Get the right stuff ; Cut to the paper chase ; Paint the halls green ; Take it to the top --
With technology. Feel the (solar) power ; Save your cell ; Compute the difference ; Rewind and unplug --
While shopping. BYOB (bring your own bag) ; Go vintage ; Buy green threads ; Give green ; Keep it local ; Go organic --
When traveling. Tune it up ; Turn it off ; Jump into the pool ; Go on an eco-adventure ; Be a green guest --
With friends. Have a "stuff" sale ; Swap, don't shop! ; Host a green film festival ; Go on a green date ; Order the green plate special ; Throw a party green-style --
In the community. Get greens for greening ; Turn free time into green time ; Yours treely ; Get growing ; Bin there, do that ; Get political ; Spread the word.
Other Titles: Forty-seven things you can do for the environment
Responsibility: Lexi Petronis, Karen Macklin, Jill Buck.

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Sure, we all know the planet is in trouble. But the good news is there's a lot we can do to start cleaning up the Earth. This book explores tons of small (and big) things that teens can do to make a  Read more...

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"Boosterish advice for teens and preteens looking for ways to board the eco-wagon and bring along some friends. Urging readers to "greenify" house, school, car, community and especially themselves, Read more...

 
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