Tag: environment

Consumption

April 22, 2018 at 5:33 pmCategory:General

Fiorillo in its workmanship places that the denomination solid residue includes the discharges of solid materials proceeding from the industrial operations, commercial, agricultural and of the community. In other words, it affirms that solid garbage or residues is any rubbish, silt, lamas and splodges resultants of activities human beings of domestic, professional, agricultural, industrial, nuclear origin or of service. It considers despite these if constantly aggravate in result of the demographic growth of the urban nuclei and especially of the areas metropolitans. Given the conceptualization of Fiorillo regarding the garbage, this article is started saying that the increasing production of the garbage is closely on to the exacerbado consumerism that if it installed in the society in a general way, being a problem local, but not only planetary. The population density, the purchasing power and the North American model of life contribute so that objects quickly are substituted by others with better marks, more powers, bigger speed or because they are in fashion.

The agricultural exodus with the consequent population concentration in the urban centers also is important factors in the development of such problem. Concomitantly to the cited causes however we have a collection and final disposal of the inefficacious garbage, since most of the collected lixos is deposited in lixes without any treatment, some in urban zones, other next a hidrogrficas nets. This garbage cause contamination of the ground and the water, propitiates the proliferation of animals undesirable as rats and cockroachs being, therefore, of any form, vector of illnesses. It is seen, thus, that the question of the garbage more than an ambient problem is also social and politician, mainly when we come across in them with families liveing in these places. However, for the analysis of the context of the garbage, one becomes necessary to analyze the birth of the consumption culture, which is closely on to the problematic one of the garbage in the present time.

Anderson Sena Barnab

January 29, 2017 at 11:02 pmCategory:General

The disparity of the use for region is absurd. While in Africa the average of water consumption for person is of 19 cubical meters per day, or of 10 the 15 liters for person, in New York (U.S.A.), a citizen arrives to consume 2 a thousand liters daily of treated and potable water candy. ' ' The World-wide Organization of Sade (OMS) esteem as necessary to the average of 120 liters of water per day so that let us can keep our hidratao and hygiene and thus to diminish the risks of illnesses associates to this fator' ' , it explains Anderson Sena Barnab, biologist and doctor in Public Health for the University of So Paulo (USP). ' ' According to OMS, about 85% of the known illnesses are of hdrica propagation, that is, are related to the water, either for water ingestion contaminated with microorganisms or chemical products, either for factors that they propitiate environment favorable to the creation of insects vectors of patologias, as in the case of the affection and malria' ' , it adds the biologist (reviewed Heating global, 2008 p.25). To read more click here: NY Restaurateur. Other critical data are supplied by the Organization of United Nations (ONU), that it chose 2008 as the International Year of the Basic Sanitation, in virtue of the constatao of that 2,6 million people live without sewer and water treated in the world. This panorama contributes especially so that goals of increase of the access to drinking waters, stipulated in 2002 for the development of the millenium, are each time more distant of being reached, in the developed countries less. 1,1 ANTICIPATED CRISIS the problem is synergic and involves factors as the deforestation, substances poured in the water and sewer without treatment. He affirms the hidrlogo Jose Galizia Tundisi, president and researcher of the International Institute of Ecology of Are Carlos, and author of the book Water in Century 21: Facing the Scarcity.

Ecological Global Crisis

June 10, 2014 at 12:57 pmCategory:General

O report made for 2.700 scientists State of the Future 2009 (the Globe of 14.07.09) says emphatically that due mainly to the global heating, for return of 2025, about three billion people they will not have access to drinking waters. What means to say this? Simply that these billions, if will not be helped, will be able to die for headquarters, dehydration and other illnesses. The report says more: half of the world-wide population will be involved in social convulsions in reason of the partner-ecological crisis global. (To see Which will be the future of our grandsons? Leonardo Boff, 14.08.2009,). According to Greenpeace Este cycle vicious enters increase of temperature and big amount of fires in forests is evidence of that the climatic changes are a factor key in the propagation of these fires, that for its made emits more gases and aggravates the heating global, said Christoph Thies.