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Plastic : past, present, and future / text by Eun-Ju Kim ; illustrated by Ji-Won Lee ; translated by Joungmin Lee Comfort.

Kim, Eun Ju, (author.). Lee, Ji Won, (illustrator.). Comfort, Joungmin Lee, (translator.).

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  • 12 of 13 copies available at Bibliomation. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Silas Bronson Library.
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Silas Bronson Library - Waterbury J 363.72 KIM (Text to phone) 34005150472446 Juvenile New Nonfiction Available -

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General Note:
Translation of: Ssŭlkka, malkka? p'ŭllasŭt'ik
"Originally published in Korean as ... by Woongjin ThinkBig Co., Ltd, 2017. Translation ©Joungmin Lee Comfort 2019."
Summary, etc.:
We all know plastic use is a big problem, but when did we start using plastic? And why? Start a journey through the life cycle of plastic to learn how plastics are produced, the many uses of plastics throughout the last century, how our plastic use has spiralled out of control, and some ideas for what we can do about it. Here's the whole story about plastic- filled with information to empower children to make choices that will affect their future.
Language Note:
Translated from the Korean.
Subject: Plastic scrap > Environmental aspects > Juvenile literature.
Plastics > Environmental aspects > Juvenile literature.
Plastic scrap > Juvenile literature.
Plastics > Juvenile literature.
Recycling industry > Juvenile literature.
Plastic scrap.
Plastic scrap > Environmental aspects.
Plastics > Environmental aspects.
Genre: Picture books for children.
Informational works.

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