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Title Environmental Impacts and Sustainability : Issues in Globalization / 4 Learning (Firm).
Imprint New York, N.Y. : Films Media Group, [2012], ©2011.

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Series Issues in Globalization
Issues in Globalization (New York, N.Y.)
Subject Globalization.
Sustainability.
Genre/Form Videorecording.
Educational films.
Internet videos.
Educational films.
Internet videos.
Alt Name 4 Learning (Firm)
Films for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm)
Films Media Group.
Add Title Issues in Globalization
Description 1 online resource (1 video file (25 min.)) : sound, color.
Note Films on Demand is distributed by Films Media Group for Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware.
Contents Globalization Brings Prices Down (0:53) -- Part 1: The Booming Clothing Industry (2:46) -- Part 2: Environmental Impacts- Pollution (5:08) -- Part 3: Reducing Pollution (4:54) -- Part 4: Can Industry be Sustainable? Axminster Carpets, Devon, UK (5:34) -- Part 5: Recycling Waste (3:14) -- Part 6: Who Should Pay? (2:14) -- Credits: Environmental Impacts and Sustainability: Issues in Globalization (0:24).
Summary Dhaka is the center of a large textile industry and a significant contributor to Bangladesh's economy, but the waste it generates is causing big problems: local residents must vie with factories for access to energy and clean water, but manufacturers are reluctant to implement expensive pollution controls. This program travels to Dhaka's slums to show the destructive effects of industrial pollution on both the environment and human health, then looks at efforts to clean up the manufacturing process. Case studies include Padma Dyeing and Weaving in Bangladesh, and Axminster Carpets, a UK textile factory located in a national park.
Audience 6 & up.
System Details Mode of access: Internet.
System requirements: FOD playback platform.
Note Title from distributor's description.
Publisher # 48269s Films Media Group
48270 Films Media Group
OCLC # 817240044