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5 Relatively Unknown Pollution Problems


Green Lifestyle  (tags: environment, protection, pollution, eco-friendly, conservation )

Cher
- 595 days ago - greenerideal.com
We have all heard it before, and we'll surely hear it again. But pollution is a growing concern for the world, one which if don't start thinking now how to prevent so much of it from entering our environment, our children and their children may not have



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Barbara D. (78)
Thursday April 11, 2013, 9:07 am
Wow, I think everybody, peripherally, is aware of these problems but can't do much about most of them. One tiny step, but please don't flush unused or outdated pharmaceuticals down the john!! Most towns have recycle drives where you can turn these in to be disposed of properly.
 

Michael Kirkby (86)
Thursday April 11, 2013, 9:31 am
I like a lot of other people are well aware of all of the above with the exception of Hong Kong. Seeing a star in downtown Toronto is next to impossible most nights. Then again I don't wear jewellery but I do have computers and IPads which in their own way contribute to the waste. There is a solution for that though. My question is what do you do with old coffee makers; electric skillets and such?
 

Robert O. (12)
Thursday April 11, 2013, 9:41 am
Thanks Cher for helping to bring them to light.
 

Allan Yorkowitz (447)
Thursday April 11, 2013, 9:54 am
Someone posted a terrific video on the Pacific Ocean garbage patch.
 

Christeen Anderson (539)
Thursday April 11, 2013, 12:24 pm
Thank you for sharing this with everyone.
 

Birgit W. (151)
Thursday April 11, 2013, 2:42 pm
Thanks
 

Sharon W. (4)
Thursday April 11, 2013, 3:12 pm
Plastic garbage is being cleaned up bit by bit.
 

Shanti S. (0)
Thursday April 11, 2013, 3:28 pm
Thank you.
 

Paulett Simunich (0)
Thursday April 11, 2013, 6:41 pm
Saw the video which Allan mentioned.....quite a site of garbage....and that was only the top......other sites show you what has already filtered downward.......Does anyone else feel like we are always playing catch -up! !!!!!!!
 

Jennifer C. (169)
Thursday April 11, 2013, 10:31 pm
Thanks.
 

Elena Bonati (35)
Friday April 12, 2013, 3:44 am
Thanks
 

Nancy Black (303)
Saturday April 13, 2013, 10:34 pm
Noted, tweeted, shared, tweeted. I realized the danger of medicine, but I wasn't aware of the others.
 

Patricia R. (12)
Sunday April 14, 2013, 5:23 pm
gracias
 

Carol H. (229)
Tuesday April 16, 2013, 6:44 pm
noted, thanks Cher
 
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