pollution

Resources And Uneven Development

Resources are products deemed by humans to be useful and can be used in a variety of ways. Resources could be in the form of finite stocks, whereby they are non renewable resources e.g. metal ores, or they could fall into the category of flow indefinitely whereby they are renewable...

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Alternative Fuels

In today’s world the environment is polluted with many pollutants that are harmful to the environment and us. Most of these pollutants are from our vehicles. There are more dangers in the world rising and causing global warming and health risks to be increased at a higher probability of it...

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The Environment Sustainability And The Curriculum In Scotland

Currently in our world there is a massive movement towards making everything more “environmentally friendly”, but why? The main debates are all centred around Global Warming, a phenomenon caused by increases in emissions of “greenhouse gases”. Some of these gases occur naturally such as water vapour, carbon dioxide, methane, nitrous...

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Pollution

Pollution The main types of environmental pollution include air pollution, water pollution, soil pollution, pollution caused by solid waste and hazardous waste, and noise pollution. Air pollution is the contamination of the air by such substances as fuel exhaust and smoke. It can harm the health of plants and animals...

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Acid Rain 2

Acid Rain Acid rain is a serious problem with disastrous effects. Each day this serious problem increases, many people believe that this issue is too small to deal with right now this issue should be met head on and solved before it is too late. In the following paragraphs I...

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