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From raindrop to tap

Author: Michael Bright
Publisher: London : Wayland, 2018. ©2016.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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What happens when you turn on a tap? Or the washing machine, shower or garden hose? Water flows! Most of us use water all day, every day, without thinking about it. But how does it get to our homes?Water is one of the most amazing resources that we use in abundance and have come to rely on heavily. It is used in all sorts of household chores, leisure activities and in work and industry. From the pitter-patter of  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Michael Bright
ISBN: 9780750291897 0750291893
OCLC Number: 1032369023
Description: 32 pages : colour illustrations ; 27 cm.
Contents: Essential water --
The blue planet --
The water cycle --
Water and the weather --
Natural water sources --
Storing water --
Electricity from water --
Water treatment --
Water for the home --
Water at work --
Water use in the home --
How to save water --
Drinking water --
Clean water for everyone --
Glossary --
Further information --
Index.
Responsibility: Michael Bright.

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What happens when you turn on a tap? Or the washing machine, shower or garden hose? Water flows! Most of us use water all day, every day, without thinking about it. But how does it get to our homes?  Read more...

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