As the world's resources continue to suffer from overuse and the effects of human activity, understanding the causes and effects of pollution is critical to preserving the land, water, and air that are vital to all life. This insightful volume explores the root causes of pollution, as well as the local and global responses and constantly emerging technologies that allow governments and ordinary citizens to cope with an increasingly toxic environment and landscape.
Series: 21st Century Science
Interest Level: Grades 9-12
Reading Level: Grade 10
ISBN: 9781615301355 (Print) 9781615301713 (E-book)