Environmental Pollution And Its Effect On Our World Essay

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Environmental Pollution

Environmental Pollution is affecting the earth in a negative way. Pollution is when the natural environment cannot destroy an element without creating damage to itself. It can range from thousands of years to a couple days; however, it has a negative effect on our water and air. There are many different types of pollution that affect our world. Some types of pollution are air, water, soil, noise, and light. All of these types of pollution are negatively affecting humans, animals, environment, and economies. There are many different things that cause pollution. For years pollution has just been something people have accepted, but now individuals are starting to take action. There are many different types of pollution and some are air, water, soil, noise, and light. Air pollution happens when there are particles in the air from burning fuels. It also happens when gases (carbon monoxide, sulfur dioxide, and nitrogen oxides) get into the air and contaminate it. Although you may not hear much about this, air pollution kills many people each year. They are killed from air pollution because of the toxins that get into the air that humans breath in. Water pollution is an additional type of pollution. This happens when chemicals or hazardous materials get into the water. Some types of these chemicals/ hazardous materials are sewage, agricultural runoff, metals, and pesticides. Many rivers and lakes around the earth are not safe to swim or fish in…

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