The pollutants that are of major concern in today’s world are non biodegradable pollutants that do not degrade or degrade very slowly in the natural environment.
Polythene pollution is an example of non biodegradable pollution and they persist on our earth years after...
love polythene bags because of its appealing usefulness. It’s come free from most of the retailers in the market. Anyone can carry a polythene bags very easily because of light in weight. But these bags have less benefit from its harmfulness. Plastic is not biodegradable and it’s put very harmful dioxins...
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The pollution that is caused by organic polymer materials such as plastic on the environment thereby having harmful effect on human being is known as plastic pollution. Plastic mainly can be divided in two broader classifications namely.
most common non biodegradable products are plastic bags and bottles, tin cans and even computer hardware.
As we become more technologically advanced, we produce materials that can withstand extreme temperatures, are durable and easy to use. Plastic bags, synthetics, plastic bottles, tin cans, and computer...
of high molecular weight and may contain other substances to improve performance and/or reduce costs.2.
* 3. Types of Plastic Products• Plastics Bags• Plastic Coatings• Plastic Furniture• Plastic Sheets• Plastics Tanks and Bottles• Plastic Toys• Plastic Buckets• Plastic Stationery
materials (such as styrene) and are not biodegradable.
Plastic has many properties which has made it a raw material of choice for Manufactures of plastic Bags and packing materials. Cost of production, light weight, strength, easy process of manufacture, and availability are few of the properties. There is...
country`s balance of payment through export promotion and import substitution, and the diffusion of technical and managerial skills. While these positive effects of industrialization are not in doubt, this conceptualization of the process of national development has tended to ignore the fundamental question...
Pollution is often classed as point source or nonpoint source pollution
There has been a great concern on earth’s ailing condition especially when effects of man’s inadvertent progression in the world of science and technology created a network of environmental problems. Thus the word ‘pollution’ comes...
is caused by a wide variety of factors. This essay will discuss the causes, effects and measures to overcome air pollution.
Air pollution has wide adverse effects on the environment and man in general. One of the effects of air pollution is health hazard. The polluted air contains one or more hazardous...
Research Question: Should the use of plastic bags be encouraged for grocery and shopping purposes?
1.0 Introduction and chemistry background
Plastic or its scientific name polyethylene is a type of polymer. Polymers are defined as a large molecules consisting of specific small repeating monomers that...
lost 90-95% of its rainforest. If the current rate of deforestation continues, the world's rain forests will vanish within 100 years-causing unknown effects on global climate and eliminating the majority of plant and animal species on the earth.
For the purpose of development, wetlands or waterways are...
writers exploit such points of prominence to achieve certain rhetorical and aesthetic effects. In the data at hand, two major functions of this kind could be identified, namely text-structuring and the immediate-observer effect. The first covers, among others, such important aspects as topic-managing: inversions...
public health effects of improper hospital waste disposal. Primary data was
collected from households residing in the area. 124 copies of well structured questionnaires were
administered to the households. Questions were related to socio-economic characteristics of
households and health effects of improper...
called a Bulk Bag, can inexpensively and easily move and store from 250 – 2000 Kgs of bulk materials. This paper discusses some FIBC ‘basics’ and then provides guidelines to help you safely fill, transport, and discharge FIBC’s.
The concept of the original FIBC or Big Bag was a simple...
for children when they are food grade plastics. Ordinary plastics cause health hazards to humans when eaten in them.
* Handy as disposable bags, carry bags, wrapping paper, etc.
"Plastic has benefited our society in a number of ways. In fact, plastic has helped in advancements in satellites, shuttles...
and storage- looking at the pro’s and cons of polythene and paper packaging and understanding customer’s wants of transparent plastic look, a combination of paper for lower half and plastic for top with correct ventilation with a strong and tight enough bag with dual concept packaging concept was finalized...
wastes, sewage sludge). The term usually relates to materials produced by human activity, and the process is generally undertaken to reduce their effect on health, the environment or aesthetics.
About Hazardous & Non-Hazardous Waste
The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) defines solid...
In our fast paced lives we want everything easy... The more Easy a thing is, more is the demand. A Poly bag may seem a very small thing but it actually is a big thing which is doing loads to make our environment suffer.Polythene is one such product, which due to its ease of use, hardiness, light weight...
Planet Ark Plastic Bag Reduction
• About Plastic Bags
o Environmental Impacts
o Effects on Wildlife
o In Other Countries
• Go Plastic Bag Free!
• Information Resources
• Case Studies
selling like paper, metal, etc., is sold to informal dealers by rag pickers. But the other organic waste, old batteries, polystyrene (thermocol), polythene bags, debris, to name a few, do not have such incentives and these are in huge quantities. Also, since it takes a long time to decompose, when dumped...
groundwater). Water pollution occurs when pollutants are directly or indirectly discharged into water bodies without adequate treatment to remove harmful compounds. In the past, before the industrial revolution, all the water resources were much cleaner and healthier than the present time. People are...
The process of removing grains Combine
from chaff is called threshing.
The process of keeping seeds Jute bags and metallic bins
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for small scale storage
moisture, insects, rats, and Silos and granaries for large
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Polythene is not biodegradable
Polythene threatens the life in the water bodies. The polythene articles (e.g. six pack rings) affects the survival of animals the aquatic and marine Eco systems.
Polythene is also likely to clog the drains causing problems...
foremost, most plastic bags are not biodegradable and end up in landfills or worse, floating around in the environment. It takes hundreds of years for plastic bags to decompose and while they do, they release toxins into our soil, lakes, rivers and oceans. Secondly, littered plastic bags are a threat to animals...
dry soil erosion, and other natural sources
* Building construction or demolition
Depending on the concentration of air pollutants, several effects can be noticed. Smog increases, higher rain acidity, crop depletion from inadequate oxygen, and higher rates of asthma. Many scientists believe that...
The Problem Of Polythene Pollution
Polythene pollution is everywhere, and the problem is getting worse. For most of us, the problem is seen as one of visual pollution, where plastic bags litter streets, roadways, and in some cases scenic areas across the country.
No one will argue...
,...), plastic bag for shopping, helmet, electric wire,.......... and even sweets are made of polymer. Polymer has changed our life so much, just imagine if we lived without those simple products above how hard our life would be . There would be no cars as there was no rubber, No bag for shopping, no...
and sewerage. Given the present situation, this has remain or has become or will become a problem later if these businesses are not aware of the harmful effects it may bring to the environment. The world we live in is a cycle. Any distortion in its use can injure or impair the other. Even life itself is...
the tomato paste, spaghetti sauce, plastic bags, paper plates, and even dog’s food contains corn.
Corn is everywhere in our lives, the manufacturing industry uses corn for everything even for the non-food products as well, toothpaste, pampers, trash bags, and even the cosmetics, all products come...
citizen. He tries to smoke when he is with his peer group. As a friend you have
to educate him
Effects of CO in smoke
Why he feels more energetic while smoking?
Other ill effects on body
Ram is managing a dairy firm. He has been advised to use artificial insemination to overcome