WHY WASTE ?
Types of pollution
Types Of Pollution
Pollution means-blaming fault in natural equilibrium. Not getting pure air, getting pure water, getting pure food, or getting a peaceful environment. There are many types of pollution! Major pollution – air pollution, water pollution and noise pollution.
Major Types of Pollution
Take these Extra Steps to Reduce Pollution:Reduce the number of trips you take in your car.Reduce or eliminate fireplace and wood stove use.Avoid burning leaves, trash, and other materials and Avoid using gas-powered lawn and garden equipment.
Waste As a Resources
Using As a Resource
Energy from waste can be used to produce heat or electricity, which might then replace the energy produced using coal or other fuels. Energy recovery of waste can thus help reduce greenhouse gas emissions. Recycling can help even more to lower greenhouse gas emissions and other emissions.
Resource recovery is using wastes as an input material to create valuable products as new outputs. Plastic, paper, aluminium, glass and metal are examples of where value can be found in waste. Resource recovery goes further than just the management of waste.
Sri Lanka is using three primary sources: thermal power (which includes coal and fuel oil), hydro-power, and other non-conventional renewable energy sources (solar power and wind power).Also include biomass energy (such as ethanol), Biomass refers to organic material from plants or animals