fast food negative & positve

fast food negative & positve

  • Submitted By: RENI2013
  • Date Submitted: 11/08/2015 4:00 AM
  • Category: English
  • Words: 576
  • Page: 3


Today, many people eat fast food instead of home made food. The reason for this is that fast food is fast, cheap and convenient. However, at the same time, fast food is contributing to a big social problem in the world, which is obesity, and recently some people are beginning to sue the fast food companies for causing their obesity.

My aim is to write a plan for my fast food essay.

My Essay is divided in to two parts which includes positive points and negative points.


Negative issues:

1) Unhealthy: In an argument in New York City some of the fast foods are unhealthy (Baker, 2003). Obesity has improved in childhood (Laurence, 2007). Obesity rates have doubled in the UK and USA in the last twenty years (Stevenson et al, 2007). People are still concerned on children’s weight because more than 15 percent of children are overweight (Elias, 2004).

2) Litter: Mc Donald’s produce lots of litter in Australia (taken from Mc Donald’s Australia)

3) Nutrition: Fast foods are poor in nutrition (taken from Mc Donald’s Australia).

4) Addiction: scientists compare fast food with drugs such as heroin and morphine and say that although drugs give a bigger effect on body (Martindale, 2003) it is the same process. Sweet drinks that are often served with fast food are making people sugar addicts (Martindale, 2003).

5) No variety: Mc Donald’s tastes are the same everywhere (Schlosser, 1998)

Positive issues:

1) Price: The fast-food restaurants were too expensive for ordinary people in Russia (Sarkisov, 2002).

Delpazir Company invested $200,000 in Afghanistan in Fast-food restaurants (Shashdarak, 2005).

2) Quality of service: Fast-food restaurants began to serve a wider client, which brought about a decline in the quality of services in Russia (Sarkisov, 2002).

3) Scheduled employments: In Afghanistan employments scheduled in Mc Donald’s restaurants...

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