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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Animal waste causes air pollution, water pollution and solid waste. Irrigation systems that don't collect and store waste lead to pollution of nearby natural habitats and the air.
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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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Diseases Caused by Improper Waste Disposal
There is a variety of types of waste, including household waste and biomedical waste. Each type of waste requires proper disposal. With improper disposal of any form of waste comes increased chances of pollution to the environment and food sources and... More »
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