Cover image for Recycling and upcycling : science, technology, and engineering
Title:
Recycling and upcycling : science, technology, and engineering
ISBN:
9780531232200
Publication Information:
New York: Children's Press, 2016.
Physical Description:
64 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm.
Contents:
Cycles through time -- A world of recycling -- Careers in recycling -- An interview with recycling analyst Sherill Baldwin -- From curbside to store shelf -- The future.
Reading Level:
1040 L Lexile
Summary:
From leftover food to packaging materials to outdated or broken technology, humans produce an enormous amount of waste. In response to this problem, the popularity of recycling has grown rapidly in recent years. Find out how experts are working to find new recycling methods and cut down on the amount of trash that ends up in landfills, and discover whether you've got what it takes to help make some of tomorrow's most important recycling innovations.
Holds: