Free Essays on Land Pollution

  1. pollution

    There are mainly following types of pollutions: 1. Air Pollution 2. Water Pollution 3. Chemical Pollution 4. Land Ozone-sphere Pollution 5. Land and Soil Pollution 6. Food Contaminants 7. Noise Pollution 8. Modern Pollutions 1. Air Pollution: The major component of the biosphere is air with­out...

  2. Air pollution

    Introduction to Air Pollution Air pollution is the presence of foreign substances in the atmosphere, emitted by industries and motor vehicles that cause damage to living organisms. Air pollution characteristics Air pollution characteristics in a particular region are influenced by: The type...

  3. air pollution

     April 1, 2013 Air Pollution Linked to 1.2 Million Premature Deaths in China By EDWARD WONG BEIJING — Outdoor air pollution contributed to 1.2 million premature deaths in China in 2010, nearly 40 percent of the global total, according to a new summary of data from a scientific study on leading...

  4. pollution of great lakes and seas

     POLLUTION OF GREAT LAKES AND SEAS PREPARED BY ARKAJYOTI PANDIT (ROLL 39) GROUP: ROLL NO: 37, 38, 39 ROOM NO: 33 ...

  5. Land pollution

    There are various types of pollution like water pollution, air pollution, land pollution. Land pollution is basically pollution of soil with materials like chemicals etc. because of to the medium in which it occurs: atmospheric pollution (see Air Pollution ... Antoine de Saint-Exupery (1990-1994)...

  6. LAND POLLUTION

    AND ENVIRONMENT TERM PAPER TOPIC: Causes and effects of land pollution and Solid Waste Management K.J.D.AKASH (ME10B027) K.DEEPAK (ME10B028) MANISH JACKSON (ME09B033) List Of Contents: 1) Causes and effects of land pollution 2) Solid Waste Management (SWM) 3) Global overview of Waste-toenergy...

  7. Pollution

    Water pollution is the contamination of water bodies (e.g. lakes, rivers, oceans, aquifers and groundwater). Water pollution occurs when pollutants are directly or indirectly discharged into water bodies without adequate treatment to remove harmful compounds. Water pollution affects plants and organisms...

  8. Soil Pollution

    Soil Pollution The process of contamination of the land surface of the earth is referred to as land pollution. It results from human activities that cause imbalance in nature. Dumping human and industrial waste harmful agricultural practices and exposing the land to harmful chemicals leads to the...

  9. Listhosphere and Land Pollution

    THE LITHOSPHERE AND LAND POLLUTION # THE EARTH Often air pollution causes people difficulty breathing. Some groups of people such as infants, the elderly, and people with asthma or other respiratory diseases are more heavily affected by air pollution. Pollutants in the air, caught in air currents...

  10. Land Pollution

    to the pollution of land, water and air. Talking about land pollution, it has some of the most devastating effects on both nature and living beings. Land pollution is characterized by the contamination of Earth's surface, where humans and other creatures live. One of the major causes of land pollution...

  11. Effects of Pollution on the Nigerian Ecosystem

    Nigeria is not alone in the types of pollution that it is plagued with, particularly when it comes to developing nations. What is troubling is the manner in which this environmental crisis has been dealt with, even up to recent times. Nigeria has seen its share of political strife, due to being controlled...

  12. Water Pollution - Essay 7

    The water resource issue that was selected is water pollution. The issue of water pollution originated from industrial facility’s using pipes to drain pollution from the plant’s into the rivers, from farm lands using fertilizer that is carried away by rain into the streams and rivers, and by some air...

  13. Effect of Pollution

    CHEMICAL POLLUTANTS AND THE ENVIRONMENT The effects of land pollution are far-ranging in the industrial age. The nature of the industrial revolution and the lack of a sustainable development model for industrial progress have allowed the creation of chemicals and products which may serve the idea of...

  14. Land Pollution

    Land ------------------------------------------------- ------------------------------------------------- Social Awareness Concerns about Land Pollution ------------------------------------------------- Topic and Objectives “Everybody has the responsibility to protect our environment.” This...

  15. Land Pollution

    College of Business Administration and Accountancy Land Pollution LAND POLLUTION [pic] [pic] Land Pollution Land pollution is basically about contaminating the land surface of the earth through dumping urban waste matter indiscriminately...

  16. Pollution

    POLLUTION INTRODUCTION Pollution is the act of environmental humiliation and contamination with artificial waste. Air, water, and soil pollution is a serious complication, which affects everyone in the world. Some of the main causes of pollution is the lack of laws to new industries as well as a...

  17. Water Pollution - Analysis 3

    Introduction Water pollution is the contamination of water by foreign substances such as chemicals, pesticides, animal wastes, sewage, disease, and organic matter. There are two primary sources of water pollution, point source and non-point source pollution. Point source pollution originates from specific...

  18. Causes and Effects of Land Pollution

    Land pollution is one of the gravest kinds of pollutions. I say so because we do not realize when and how we pollute land due to different things we do and decisions we take. We realize the air is getting polluted when we step out of our houses and take a deep breath. We know when our actions cause water...

  19. pollution

    Pollution is the introduction of contaminants into the natural environment that cause adverse change. Pollution can take the form of chemical substances or energy, such as noise, heat or light. Pollutants, the components of pollution, can be either foreign substances/energies or naturally occurring contaminants...

  20. Land Pollution

    What is land pollution? Land pollution is the deterioration (destruction) of the earth’s land surfaces, often directly or indirectly as a result of man’s activities and their misuse of land resources. It occurs when waste is not disposed off properly, or can occur when humans throw chemicals unto...

  21. The Causes and Effects of Land Pollution

    Causes and Effects of Land Pollution Land pollution has attracted much public attention. In this essay, I tend to explore the causes and effects of this issue. It is obvious that the causes of land pollution are diverse. Firstly, the waste matters do hinder the quality of land, including agricultural...

  22. land pollution

    What is Land Pollution? When we talk about air or water pollution, the reactions garnered are stronger. This is because we can see the effects caused by the pollutants and their extent very clearly. It is normal human psychology to believe in what you see first hand. Our land on the other hand is living...

  23. Pollution in India

    Pollution in India 1. Introduction While India is proving itself to be a major powerhouse economically its environment is suffering in a major way. Air pollution, water pollution and garbage are serious problems in India. These are causing degradation of land, resource depletion, environmental degradation...

  24. Nonpoint Source Water Pollution Plan

    Nonpoint source water pollution is a problem that each of us contribute to daily. Polluted runoff continues to affect negatively our ocean water’s ability to maintain its viability as a natural water resource. Action needs to be taken to manage and sustain the ocean’s water source. Because this is...

  25. Water, Land and Air Pollution

    Water, land and air pollution Water pollution Water pollution is usually caused by human activities. Different human sources add to the pollution of water. There are two sorts of sources, they mostly come from pipelines or sewers and then into the surface water. Nonpoint sources are sources that...

  26. Land Pollution

    Land Pollution Land pollution is pollution of the Earth’s natural land surface by industrial, commercial, domestic and agricultural activities. Causes of Land Pollution 1. Degenerative Actions  Degenerative Actions encompass a lot of human actions, including - deforestation, overuse of pesticides...

  27. Land Pollution in Ibadan

    A TOWN PAPER ON LAND POLLUTION IN IBADAN, THE CAUSES, EFFECTS, REMEDIAL MEASURES AND HOW EFFECTIVE THEY ARE. COMPILED BY ONIFADE SADIAT T MATRIC NO. 073862 TO BE SUBMITTED TO THE DEARTMENT OF URBAN AND REGIONAL PLANNING FACULTY OF ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCES LADOKE AKINTOLA UNIVERSITY OF TECHNOLOGY...

  28. LAND POLLUTION & SANITARY LANDFILL

    What is Land Pollution? Land pollution can be defined as acts occurring on an area resulting in colour change, fertility, and erosion. It is caused by waste in the form of liquid or solid. Introduction to Land Pollution The presence of chemicals or other alteration in the natural soil environment...

  29. Point Source Pollution

    Point Source Pollution Adam Spurlin September 24, 2010 SCI/275 Karen Marasigan Point Source Pollution 1 Point source pollution is contamination of the environment through sources of tunnels, ditches, conduit, or pipes. These are places that...

  30. Correct tailings treatment can effectively mitigate environmental pollution

    of forest, farmland, causing great waste of land resources, and can easily cause environmental pollution. Therefore, as a concentrator, tailings disposal should choose the right way, in order to effectively mitigate environmental pollution reduce waste of land resources. At present, China tailings...