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Turning poop into power / by Alexis Burling ; content consultant, Bo Hu.

Burling, Alexis, (author.). Hu, Bo, (consultant.).
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Available copies

  • 2 of 2 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

0 current holds with 2 total copies.

Series Information

Unconventional science.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Kendallville PL - Kendallville Main Branch KID SCIENCE ENERGY (Text) 37516002053577 Kid New Items Shelf Available -
Morgan Co PL - Martinsville Main Library J 665.776 BUR (Text) 78551000380428 Juvenile Non-Fiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781532119019
  • ISBN: 1532119011
  • ISBN: 9781644940921
  • ISBN: 1644940922
  • Physical Description: 48 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 24 cm.
  • Publisher: Minneapolis, Minnesota : Core Library, an imprint of Abdo Publishing, [2020]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (page 47) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Poop: A smelly solution -- Poop through the ages -- Dung digesters -- Bathroom breakthroughs -- The power of poo -- Fast facts -- Stop and think.
Summary, etc.:
People and farm animals make a lot of poop every day. Poop is often an untapped source for energy and fuel. Some people hope it will become popular as a sustainable energy source. Turning Poop Into Power looks at how poop becomes energy and the benefits of using it for heating and electricity.
Target Audience Note:
Ages 9-13.
Subject: Waste products as fuel > Juvenile literature.
Biogas > Juvenile literature.
Environmental protection > Juvenile literature.
Energy development > Juvenile literature.
Renewable energy sources > Juvenile literature.
Genre: Illustrated works.

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