Persuasive Essay On Trash And Waste

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How much trash and waste is the world producing every year and where does it all go? American produce a lot of trash, now add the rest of the world and tell me how much the entire world produces in one whole year. If you did the math it turns out to be that the world throws away 250 trillion pounds of trash each year. Thats a lot of trash and waste. Consequences of trash and waste are that it builds up over time and then we run out of room till we start to live on this trash and waste. Also we can't burn this trash as much as we want because it gives of a small amount of CO2. This has been going on since the world started to produce more. We throw away food, clothes, materials, etc. that can be recycled and reused so that we don’t have waste build up. The world needs to reduce the amount of waste we produce every year so the future won’t have to deal with the problem. Instead they can invent new things so the world is a better and more functional place.…show more content…
American produce a lot of trash, now add the rest of the world and tell me how much the entire world produces in one whole year. If you did the math it turns out to be that the world throws away 250 trillion pounds of trash each year. Thats a lot of trash and waste. Consequences of trash and waste are that it builds up over time and then we run out of room till we start to live on this trash and waste. Also we can't burn this trash as much as we want because it gives of a small amount of CO2. This has been going on since the world started to produce more. We throw away food, clothes, materials, etc. that can be recycled and reused so that we don’t have waste build up. The world needs to reduce the amount of waste we produce every year so the future won’t have to deal with the problem. Instead they can invent new things so the world is a better and more functional
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