quizlet to go with videos from Garbage Lab
Terms in this set (21)
americans throw away 2.5 million of these every hour
the average american throws away how many pounds of garbage a day?
landfills are mostly composed of what type of waste?
70% of the toxic waste in landfills is from what?
americans throw away 43,000 tons of what every day?
nature can't digest
only humans make wastes that...
americans recycle what percent of our plastic waste?
America uses how many plastic bottles every five minutes?
do the caps of plastic bottles get recycled?
Albatross chicks are dying because they have been eating what?
there is a large ocean landfill in which ocean?
can you buy a certified organic wild caught fish?
waste made of computers and cell phones is commonly known as
sometimes people set fire to computer wire to extract what?
mercury and cadmium
electronic waste contains what toxic substances?
once-living things turned into soil
can egg shells be added to a compost pile?
can meat be added to a compost pile?
what helps to break down vegetation in a compost pile
Terracycle's eco-friendly fertilizer is made of what?
this means to buy items that have less packaging
YOU MIGHT ALSO LIKE...
Phonics Practice For Reading And Learning English
GSU Environmental Biology Solid and Hazardous Waste
environmental science ch. 19
OTHER SETS BY THIS CREATOR
Posterior Muscle Diagram
Anterior Muscle Diagram
Skeletal Part 1 Review
Lower Limb Diagram for Quiz
THIS SET IS OFTEN IN FOLDERS WITH...
History of Genetics
Modern Genetics: DNA Structure
Modern Genetics: Replication and Protein Synthesis