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Newport CH International Group By Leon Lopez
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Benefits of Recycling Most of the reasons we recycle are environmental, although some are economic. These include: Too Much Garbage One of the main reasons for recycling is to reduce the amount of... More > garbage sent to landfills. Landfill usage peaked in the 1980s, when Americans sent almost 150 million tons (136.08 million metric tons) of garbage to landfills each year. Today, we still dump more than 100 million tons (90.719 million metric tons) of trash into landfills annually [source: Hall]. Even though modern sanitary landfills are safer and less of a nuisance than the open dumps of the past, no one likes having a landfill around. In heavily populated areas, landfill space is scarce. Where space is plentiful, filling it with garbage isn't a very good solution to the problem. Today, recycling efforts in the United States divert 32 percent of waste away from landfills. That prevents more than 60 million tons (54.432 million metric tons) of garbage from ending up in landfills every year [source: EPA].< Less
MUNICIPAL SOLID WASTE SOLUTION FOR DEVELOPING COUNTRIES By Edward Omojimete
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ABSTRACT This paper proposes method and solution that can be adopted to tackle Municipal Solid Waste (MSW) problems of developing countries. It takes into cognizance the problems encountered in waste... More > collection and disposal in developing countries and suggests solutions that not only solve this problems but creates employments and job opportunities. It encourages privatization of the waste collection method and discourages the conventional landfill method advocating for Bio-Reactor landfill method as substitute. Sorting out waste for recycling is proposed as a step before landfilling and emphasis is laid on the Waste To Energy (WTE) technology as not only a way to eradicate Municipal Solid Waste meant for land filling but also a source of energy and income.< Less
MUNICIPAL SOLID WASTE SOLUTION FOR DEVELOPING COUNTRIES By Edward Omojimete
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ABSTRACT This paper proposes method and solution that can be adopted to tackle Municipal Solid Waste (MSW) problems of developing countries. It takes into cognizance the problems encountered in waste... More > collection and disposal in developing countries and suggests solutions that not only solve this problems but creates employments and job opportunities. It encourages privatization of the waste collection method and discourages the conventional landfill method advocating for Bio-Reactor landfill method as substitute. Sorting out waste for recycling is proposed as a step before landfilling and emphasis is laid on the Waste To Energy (WTE) technology as not only a way to eradicate Municipal Solid Waste meant for land filling but also a source of energy and income.< Less
Waste Management and Control By Zahid Ameer
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The truth about environment, waste and landfills! Get All The Support And Guidance You Need To Be A Success At Understanding Waste Management! Below are the information that you are about to... More > learn: + The Amount of Landfill Waste Each Day + How Leachate from Landfill Can Cause Water Pollution + Better Waste Management Creates a Better Environment + Start Composting For a Better Earth + Categorizing Waste for Recycling + Understanding Biodegradable and Non-Biodegradable Materials + The Negative Impact of Landfill Gas (LFG) To the Environment + New Ways Our Waste Could Fuel the Future + Taxes and Expensive Cost in Maintaining Landfill + How Landfill Sites Can Cause Harm To Our Health + And so much more...< Less
Bob the Road Sweeper Book 1 By Isabel McDonald
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This book is a modern children’s story, the first of a series which deal with today’s issues of concern like climate change, recycling and conserving the earths precious resources,... More > renewable energy and pollution. The story centres around village life in meadow side village in the county of Merryshire which is having to face up to a changing world. We see the reactions of a fascinating group of characters, not least of which is dippy diesel a mischievous “old type” dustbin lorry who can conceive why on earth change should be necessary as he puff out some dirty black smoke. The council decides to get a new type of lorry called wheelie green who is especially adapted for the new ways. Teachers will love to read these story’s to children who will be eager for more….! Order your copy now for this “beautifully illustrated book and see for your self”.< Less
Bob the Road Sweeper Book 1 By Isabel McDonald
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This book is a modern children’s story, the first of a series which deal with today’s issues of concern like climate change, recycling and conserving the earths precious resources,... More > renewable energy and pollution. The story centres around village life in meadow side village in the county of Merryshire which is having to face up to a changing world. We see the reactions of a fascinating group of characters, not least of which is dippy diesel a mischievous “old type” dustbin lorry who can conceive why on earth change should be necessary as he puff out some dirty black smoke. The council decides to get a new type of lorry called wheelie green who is especially adapted for the new ways. Teachers will love to read these story’s to children who will be eager for more….! Order your copy now for this “beautifully illustrated book and see for your self”.< Less
Tips On How People Can Do More Green Things By J. Galang
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Here are some tips for going green in your daily routine. Some may be easy, while others may be more challenging. But if a change is made, you’re going green actions can leave a lasting impact... More > on what our environment may be like in the future. Eat smart: Buy local and seasonal, or grow your own if you are able to do so. If you make a conscious effort to cook from scratch and use all your groceries while buying your seasonal vegetables and fruits at a farmer’s markets, and buying your meats from the local butcher instead of shopping at a big named supermarket, you are actively taking a huge chunk out of your carbon footprint. Be conscious of what you buy: It’s easy to overlook the amount of waste we create when we are not paying attention. Cutting down on purchasing large amounts of items with packaging if there are is a no package alternative while we make a conscious effort to recycle what we can will create a less cluttered lifestyle and influence the younger generation to follow.< Less
Trash Tectonics By Christopher Hurley
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Master of Architecture Thesis Study - Everyday materials and products are engineered to outlive their life cycles; accumulating in landfills and polluting our environment with few alternate outputs.... More > Materials are broken down, reshaped, and rebuilt everyday instead of just being reused. Trash is unfortunately a part of everyday life, but with newer innovations and technology its usages are constantly being redefined and developed. This study will examine the possibility of altering these detrimental practices, creating instead longer life cycles and spans for everyday materials.< Less
Trash Tectonics By Christopher Hurley
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Master of Architecture Thesis Study - Everyday materials and products are engineered to outlive their life cycles; accumulating in landfills and polluting our environment with few alternate outputs.... More > Materials are broken down, reshaped, and rebuilt everyday instead of just being reused. Trash is unfortunately a part of everyday life, but with newer innovations and technology its usages are constantly being redefined and developed. This study will examine the possibility of altering these detrimental practices, creating instead longer life cycles and spans for everyday materials.< Less
The Magic Pillows By Julie Hodgson
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Lucy gets a magical gift for Christmas. Not just one but 6! Then the adventure starts! Would you like to know what happened? Then read on...

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Our World Our World By Deleah Payne
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