Causes of Improper Waste Disposal?

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Improper waste disposal has many negative side effects for the environment. Air, soil and water contamination are the main two concerns. Dumping garbage has an effect on animal population as well, especially algae and other sea life.
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There is no one cause, but some contributing causes are: ignorance. Example: People throw mercury batteries in a fireplace and mercury fumes are given off. Mercury is toxic and may
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first of all taking about all type of waste it's main cause is people's activities and due to this environment become polluted,natural disaster may occur and effect the ecosystem
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The American Chemistry website classifies chemical waste as chemical liquids, solids, or gases that are unwanted and approved for disposal. This includes products you use on a daily
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Household hazardous wastes are sometimes disposed of improperly by individuals pouring wastes down the drain, on the ground, into storm sewers, or putting them out with the trash.
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