The Problems Of Waste And Waste Management

1540 Words Nov 23rd, 2015 7 Pages
What are the dilemmas with Waste or Urbanization and Farming? Before we can begin to discuss this topic we first must look into the impact of waste and waste management, but more importantly what types of waste we produce. Most people really do not care about the environment until it impacts them or their family directly. How many times have you been driving down the road and watch someone throw trash out the window. Think about what you thought at that very moment. Now that you have the right mindset let’s look into what waste we produce. Here are just a few examples of the waste we humans produce; solid, nuclear, and waste from pathogens. Oh you thought I was going to tell you about the stuff you throw into the trash can, not exactly. Let’s define waste, waste is “a sparsely settled or barren region, uncultivated land, a broad and empty expanse, the act or an instance of wasting, the state of being wasted, loss through breaking down of bodily tissue, gradual loss or decrease by use, wear, or decay, damaged, defective, or superfluous material produced by a manufacturing process: as material rejected during a textile manufacturing process and used usually for wiping away dirt and oil: scrap: an unwanted by-product of a manufacturing process, chemical laboratory, or nuclear reactor: refuse from places of human or animal habitation: garbage, rubbish: excrement, often used in plural sewage, material derived by mechanical and chemical weathering of the…

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