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The Resource What is the impact of green practices?, Tamara Thompson, book editor

What is the impact of green practices?, Tamara Thompson, book editor

Label
What is the impact of green practices?
Title
What is the impact of green practices?
Statement of responsibility
Tamara Thompson, book editor
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 363.7
  • 363.7
Index
index present
LC call number
GE195
LC item number
.W49 2016
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Thompson, Tamara
Series statement
At issue. Environment
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  • Green movement
  • Environmental responsibility
  • Human ecology
Label
What is the impact of green practices?, Tamara Thompson, book editor
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Recycling programs divert tons of material from landfills every year / US Environmental Protection Agency -- Recycling benefits the economy and creates jobs / Neil Seldman -- Recycling is a waste of time, money, and energy / Edwin Decker -- Studies link reusable grocery bags to foodborne illnesses and theft / Steve Holt -- Water conservation practices benefit communities nationwide / US Environmental Protection Agency -- Using green cleaning products has health and environmental benefits / Carol Ruth Weber -- Green consumerism confers a false sense of making a difference / Richard Wilk -- Demand for eco-friendly products has led to corporate "greenwashing" / Greenpeace -- Driving an electric car reduces carbon emissions and fuel costs / Union of Concerned Scientists -- Biofuels are not a green alternative to fossil fuels / Andrew Steer and Craig Hanson -- Renewable energy sources benefit health, climate, and the economy / Union of Concerned Scientists -- Renewable energy sources make the power grid more difficult to manage / Kim Smuga-Otto -- Green building standards create jobs and save taxpayers money / US Green Building Council -- US green building standards are being adopted worldwide / Institute for Building Efficiency
Control code
ocn921867520
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
108 pages
Isbn
9780737774153
Lccn
2015031226
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Stock number
1402382
Label
What is the impact of green practices?, Tamara Thompson, book editor
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Recycling programs divert tons of material from landfills every year / US Environmental Protection Agency -- Recycling benefits the economy and creates jobs / Neil Seldman -- Recycling is a waste of time, money, and energy / Edwin Decker -- Studies link reusable grocery bags to foodborne illnesses and theft / Steve Holt -- Water conservation practices benefit communities nationwide / US Environmental Protection Agency -- Using green cleaning products has health and environmental benefits / Carol Ruth Weber -- Green consumerism confers a false sense of making a difference / Richard Wilk -- Demand for eco-friendly products has led to corporate "greenwashing" / Greenpeace -- Driving an electric car reduces carbon emissions and fuel costs / Union of Concerned Scientists -- Biofuels are not a green alternative to fossil fuels / Andrew Steer and Craig Hanson -- Renewable energy sources benefit health, climate, and the economy / Union of Concerned Scientists -- Renewable energy sources make the power grid more difficult to manage / Kim Smuga-Otto -- Green building standards create jobs and save taxpayers money / US Green Building Council -- US green building standards are being adopted worldwide / Institute for Building Efficiency
Control code
ocn921867520
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
108 pages
Isbn
9780737774153
Lccn
2015031226
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Stock number
1402382

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