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Air Pollution (Improving Our Environment) e-book

Author:

Jen Green

Language:

English

Category:

Children

ePub size:

1391 kb

Other formats:

lit azw mbr mobi

Rating:

4.1

Publisher:

Hodder Childrens Book (December 31, 2004)

Pages:

32

ISBN:

075024657X

Air Pollution (Improving Our Environment) e-book

by Jen Green


Reducing Air Pollution book.

Reducing Air Pollution book. The series Improving Our Environment highlights important environmental issues and reminds readers that we must act now if we are to preserve our natural resources for ourselves and future generations. In ad For too long, people have treated Earth's resources as if they will last forever. Now we are faced with serious challenges that threaten our planet's delicate balance.

The green building movement-which has been growing over the past few .

The green building movement-which has been growing over the past few decades-has gradually expanded from a focus on reducing water and energy usage to a holistic approach that incorporates how buildings affect the people in them. Today’sPopular Stories. The goal is to make our built environment more physically healthy for people. The wide-ranging efforts include improving indoor air quality and even increasing activity levels of building occupants. Allen and colleagues at the Harvard . Chan School of Public Health have defined nine foundations for healthier buildings, such as better water quality, reducing noise, regulating temperature, and maximizing light.

Improving Our Living Environment. We aim to create an endearing home and a vibrant future city through long-term planning and innovation, in partnership with the community. This is done through a multi-layered system which guides long-term physical development in a sustainable manner, to achieve a balance between economic growth and a good quality living environment for Singaporeans. The EUP also aims to strengthen community bonds.

Each and every one of us can do something for our environment by not polluting .

Each and every one of us can do something for our environment by not polluting it with garbage or any other form of pollution, by caring for plants and animals, and not doing anything that could jeopardize them. Basically what we need to do is care more for nature, and this is where the main problem lies. World is really ready to go green only if by green we mean color of the money. because despite living in the 21st century very little has changed in the last 300 years. We can't improve our environment unless we first improve ourselves, our values and the way we think.

Environment 2010: Our Future, Our Choice is not only about protecting the environment for now and the future; it. .There are already several European Community initiatives to encourage firms to improve their green credentials.

Environment 2010: Our Future, Our Choice is not only about protecting the environment for now and the future; it is also about improving the quality of life for us all. 6th Environment Action Programme. Purchasing by public bodies makes up some 14% of the Euro-pean Union market.

Taking actions aimed at maintaining the air quality in our homes, workplaces, cars, and the environment, in general, can be important for our health and can considerably help reduce air pollution. Many ways can be used to improve the air quality in our environments and as such, prevent air pollution. Here are the 25+ ways that can have positive outcomes on preventing air pollution.

We can avoid polluting environment by some of these basics ways - 1. Avoid using plastic bags,instead carry your clothbag or paperbag . Recently I saw a great example of pollution which is done by us in the name of enjoyment. Avoid using plastic bags,instead carry your clothbag or paperbag whenever go to market  . I went to Rishikesh with my family and saw that how our happy vacations polluting beautiful places like Rishikesh. I used to go there during 1990s and we were always happy in seeing flowing Ganga, greenary, Laxman Jhula, fishes and peaceful place. Now Rishikesh is turning in the most polluted, noisy, crowded and warm place.

Our pl^get is in danger; air, water and land pollution have disastrous consequences which threaten human life on Earth.

Nowadays, most people just think about improving their standard of living without thinking anything else. In conclusion, I think that it is possible to improve people's standard of living and protecting the environment at the same time. However, it is highly necessary to think about how to protect the environment too. Having a good work is very important because it is needed to be able to meet with friends or go on holidays. But, if you do not take care of the environment, people will not probably be able to go anywhere because it will not be healthy due to pollution. No matter how better you life is, if the environment is poor.

When we think of air pollution, most of us think of poor outdoor air quality. Very elegant solution to improving air indoors, that would also have a beneficial effect on our health, is keeping houseplants. However, did you know that indoor air is on average two to five times more polluted than outdoor air? This happens because the air circulation indoors is much lower than outdoors, which allows toxins from dust particles, vapors from cooking, painting or furniture dyes to accumulate inside our houses. Many houseplants have the same ability as trees to metabolize air pollutants from indoor spaces as well as refresh air by removing carbon dioxide and replenishing oxygen levels.


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