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Author Salt, Rachel, 1988- author.
Title The plastic problem / Rachel Salt.
Pub Info Richmond Hill, Ontario : Firefly Books, 2019.
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book jacket
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 Dennis Public - Juvenile  J 363.72 SAL     AVAILABLE
 North Falmouth-Children's  J 363.72 Sal     AVAILABLE
 Oak Bluffs-Children's  J 363.728 SAL     AVAILABLE
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Descript 80 pages : color illustrations ; 27 cm
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volume nc rdacarrier
Note Includes index.
Summary "An exploration of the ways in which we use and dispose of plastic and how our dependence on plastic is negatively impacting our planet. The text concludes with a call to action for readers to help change the current rates of plastic use"-- Provided by publisher.
Contents Introduction -- What is plastic? -- How plastics are made -- Plastic at home -- Plastic in our groceries -- Lots of plastic, lots of waste -- From coast to corals -- Deadly debris -- A rubber ducky's journey -- What is a garbage patch? -- Microplastics -- Plastic through the food web -- Is there plastic in me? -- Is plastic toxic? -- Global issues -- A global solution: end users -- The 6 Rs -- A global solution: government and big business -- Reinvent the future.
Subject Plastic scrap -- Environmental aspects -- Juvenile literature.
Plastics -- Environmental aspects -- Juvenile literature.
Plastic scrap -- Juvenile literature.
Plastics -- Juvenile literature.
Plastic scrap.
Plastic scrap -- Environmental aspects.
Plastics.
ISBN 9780228102311
0228102316
9780228102236
0228102235
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