Nowadays, environmental issue has become a hot topic in the society. Lots of people are worried about the Mother Earth and man’s destructive impact on it. The preservation of environment is widely discussed in media, press and academic writing as well.
Many environmental problems seem so big that only governments, local authorities or big companies can deal with them. One example is global warming. We need government action to reduce emissions from coal and oil burning power stations and to develop safer sources of power. These require tough regulations and huge investment.
Recycling, reducing and reusing are other ways to protect our environment. For recycling, we can try to sort out rubbish. For example, we can recycle the aluminium cans, glass bottles and newspapers. Besides that, we can transfer the organic matter such as potato peelings, leftover food and tea leaves to a compost heap in the garden and used as a natural fertilizer for the plants.
It is very good to teach our young generation to love and appreciate the nature. Otherwise, we should take part in any environment campaigns which lead us to be kind to the Earth. It is important to keep the environment clean so that all living things continue to live in comfort and safely.
Another way to save the environment is to save water. Small step a person can take to limit her consumption of water is: only wash the dishes or do the laundry when there is a full load to be done, do not let tap water run for long periods while brushing one’s teeth. Other obvious drinkable water savings would be not to use sprinklers on rainy days or using a broom to sweep one’s carport instead of the garden hose. *to be continue
- Technology and Humanities
Have you ever wonder what can you do about the bottles and cans you can find around you? People that doesn't care about the world being clean is littering the place. It makes things very difficult to put up for. Recycling cans and bottles can help save the earth form waste and trash build-up...
- The Importance of Recycling
Have you ever wonder what can you do about the bottles and cans you find around you? People that doesn?t care about the world being clean is littering the place. It makes things very difficult to put up for. Recycling cans and bottles can help save the earth form waste and trash buildup and can make new...
- Save our Planet – the Earth
Our planet is in great danger. For the last one hundred or so years, the people of earth have wasted and misused the natural resources of earth. Several plans have been developed to stop the abuse of earth. Some of these plans I will discuss in this essay, many of which can be executed by any one....
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* Linis Ofis Program
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– Plastic bags are not bio-degradable. Reuse until cannot be used any longer...
- Benefits of Recycling
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Environmental Benefits Using recycled materials in the manufacturing process conserves energy, saves natural...
- Waste Management
Background of the Study
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Some of them, with their complicated timers and instant start-up features, constantly consume small amounts of electricity. ("Even the TV?" my wife asks. "Good thinking," I tell her.)
3. SEPARATE YOUR GARBAGE.
At our house we have separate garbage cans for glass, paper, plastic, aluminum, wood, organic...