A Better World Sustainable Cities & Communities Melani Ducca & Noelia Ducca
What is GARBAGE? •IS MATERIAL OR UNWANTED THINGS THAT YOU THROW AWAY. •WASTE ARE ITEMS WE DON’T NEED AND DISCARD.
1. Sparse garbage collection. 2. Lack of environmental organization and education. 3. Few garbage bins.
1. Rubbish collectors do not come regularly which causes the accumulation of the trash. 2. People do not recycle by the fact that they may never had an awareness talk or they do not have the necessary resources to do it. 3. There are not garbage bins on streets, which causes trash on the city.
N O I T A N I M A T N O C
• Garbage pollution is a HUGE global problem. • Pollution of garbage increases in cities and towns where there is no proper system of garbage collection. • In some countries mostly garbage is dumped in open or freely available places and burnt it.
DISEASES CAUSED BY AIR POLLUTION 1. Lung Cancer. 2. Cardiovascular Problems. 3. Threat to Pregnant Women and Newborns.
S N O I T U SOL 1. 2. 3.
Ways To Reduce Waste: •Don’t use plastic bags /Use reusable bags •Buy reusable items. •Avoid disposable items. •Buy only what is necessary. •Use rechargeable batteries.
REUSE •Use paper on both sides. •Donate clothes that are no longer used. •Use already used containers to store other objects. •Reduce the level of waste.
RECYCLE: •Separates waste into organic and inorganic. •Separate the waste in bins with their respective colors.
•Buy products that can be recycled as glass jars or cans. •Create fertilizer for your plants with the remains of food .