The Garbage Story: Dealing with Solid Waste Disposal DVD

United Learning

SKU: DC023745
Format: DVD
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Copyright: 1994

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Marc Record

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Visit modern state-of-the-art landfills, incinerators, compost and recycling facilities and learn how scientists and engineers are using the newest technology to deal with one of society's oldest problems. Explore the health, social, environmental and economic issues involved in disposing of the over 200 million tons of garbage and trash we throw away every year. Thematic in approach and produced on location at some of America's most advanced municipal solid waste disposal facilities, "The Garbage Story" is cross-curriculum linked and ideal for use in such content areas as biology, ecology, civics, sociology, and current affairs.