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Title:
Nuclear and toxic waste
Author:
Streissguth, Thomas, 1958-
Publication Information:
San Diego, Calif. : Greenhaven Press, [2001]

©2001
Physical Description:
96 pages ; 24 cm.
Language:
English
Contents:
The Superfund Program should be eliminated / James DeLong -- The Superfund Program can operate successfully / The Environmental Protection Agency -- Industrial pollution increases cancer rates / Barbara Koeppel -- Minority communities can fight polluters / Ziba Kashef -- Communities will tolerate pollution when jobs are at stake / Bobbie Ann Mason -- The chemical industry seeks to keep vital information from the public / Claude Morgan -- The private sector is key in cleaning up toxic waste / Steve Lerner -- The courts should decide toxic waste disputes / Roger Meiners and Bruce Yandle -- Properly constructed landfill conversions can contain toxic waste / Jessica Snyder Sachs -- Some states actively court the nuclear waste industry / Jim Woolf -- The high-level nuclear waste program is misguided / James Flynn ... [et al.] -- Yucca Mountain is the best solution to nuclear waste storage / Luther J. Carter.
ISBN:
9780737704754

9780737704761
Format :
Book

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Central Library TD1040 .N83 2001 Adult Non-Fiction Non-Fiction Area
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Author Notes

Thomas Streissguth is an author who grew up in the Midwest. He worked in New York in magazines for four years and as a juvenile book editor in Minneapolis for six. He has published about 40 books of non-fiction: biographies, history, geography books, and the like. His title's include: Dracula, Cleopatra, Hoaxers and Hustlers, Jack London, and Vladmir Putin.

(Bowker Author Biography)


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