Waste Essay Topics

Littering Effect

Litter in our surroundings is an important environmental issue, which many people overlook. While a majority of people do know that littering is a bad thing, many continue to carelessly scatter their trash around nonetheless. There are a host of problems that stem from littering, and the environment has been suffering as a result of… View Article

Rubbish Has No Value

• Introduction, explaining what rubbish is? Explaining what assignment is about. • One – wastefulness and affluence, how this affects rubbish, consumer society • Two – Thompsons Theory, recycling (one man’s trash is another man’s treasure), Jordan’s Junk art. • Three – Stevegraphs/supply & Demand • Four – environment and rubbish • Conclusion, do not… View Article

The Pasig River

“As exemplified by the city government of Marikina, the development of the riverbanks depends mainly on the local government. The political will to evict people from illegally built establishments and structures and to maintain the developed areas along the river has driven local governments to lengthy debates with concerned groups. In addition, funding for the… View Article

Reasearch About Garbage

Allocated sepparate boxes for storing biodegradable and non-biodegradable, which they ultimately sell to junkyards. As for the garbage from markets, a pit was dug near the municipal MRF where market wastes are combined with farm manure to turn into fertlizer. These are given away to vegetable farmers fo free. Since then, they renamed the MRF… View Article

Cleaning and Decontamination in Theatre

The environment plays a relatively minor role in transmitting infection, but dust, dirt and liquid residues will increase the risk. They should be kept to a minimum by regular cleaning and by good design features in buildings, fittings and fixtures. National initiatives such as The Health Act 2006, Essential steps to Safe Clean Care (2006),… View Article

Cause and solution of environmental degradation

Environmental degradation is not a new thing, it has been happening all over the world for centuries. The problem is that it is now occurring at a much faster rate, therefore not leaving enough time for the environment to recover and regenerate. Some of environmental degradation types are fossil fuel burning, waste disposal and deforestation…. View Article

Environmental Issues Associated with Paints and Varnishes

The paint and coatings manufacturing industry is one of the major chemical processing industries. The major environmental impacts of paints and varnishes are concerning their content of solvents and other chemicals. There is a need to encourage manufacturers to use less of these substances, and to ensure proper environmental management throughout the manufacturing process. Procurement… View Article

The Great American Clean Up

For my service learning activity, I participated in the Great American Clean Up; a community wide roadside trash pick up volunteer experience. Our goal as volunteers was to clean up various parts of Statesboro by picking up trash around town. By doing this, we were not only helping to keep our community looking beautiful, but… View Article

Raw Materials as Biofuel Pellets

In the Philippines, forests and woodlands cover about 7,168,400 hectares (http://forestry.denr.gov.ph). These forests have unique environmental and biodiversity values, and make available a wide range of products for subsistence use. The most predominant use of wood is in the form of firewood and charcoal by the majority of Filipinos in both rural and urban areas…. View Article

Functional Skills – Literacy Letter Writing

I belong to a group called ‘Community Concern’. We as a group provide volunteers for community projects. I have recently seen the advert in the local paper about the old bus station being redeveloped and our group have all decided that we would like to volunteer to clean up the area before the work starts… View Article

Household Waste

Efficient use of household waste is a sphere that has not been looked into in the past. But ways of extracting energy from household waste, mainly biological, have surfaced. But for this we need to separate the biodegradable wastes from non biodegradable wastes. Vermicomposting is a process in which biodegradable waste is dumped into the… View Article

Hospital Waste Management

Introduction Hospital waste management is one of the most critical and yet underrated kind of waste management .The growing number of hospitals and the unhealthy eating habits of the people has contributed to the rising number of patients in hospitals. Wastes that are improperly disposed lead to spreading of infection. This will lead to the… View Article

Waste Water Management

1.0 Introduction The working title of the study is initially drafted as: Investigatory Project about Improper Waste Management. In particular, the research will focus on how understanding the nature and dynamics of waste management could effectively lead to effective waste management. The paper discusses in detail the research proposal of the topic. Waste management is… View Article

Industrial and hazardous waste

Throughout the preceding 30 years, researchers and strategy analysts have expressed concerns regarding the impacts of contamination and risks produced by foreign-owned industrialized companies servicing in the Mexican cities neighboring the USA. In spite of the salience of the issue, till date attempts to characterize uneven exposure to exposure in these cities have shaped limited… View Article


“Someone’s trash is another person’s treasure.” Trash can be used to describe many things, things like objects dirty or worthless. We rarely think of trash to be used to describe a person for their worth or their looks. The media today tries to portray a “perfect” image of what a person should look like when… View Article

Recycling Speech Outline

I. Did you take out the trash? That’s the question that has been frequently asked of you to do. Whether from work or home, everyone has trash to throw out. But most people do not care about recycling enough to make the earth a better place. Recycling is painless and it doesn’t take that much… View Article

Disposal of Municipal Solid Waste

Municipal solid waste generally known as ‘garbage’ constitutes various forms of waste like durable and non durable goods. Durable goods may include all those materials that do not decompose easily while non durable include food waste, plastics, packaging materials and yard waste to mention just a few. Generally, municipal solid waste is composed of office… View Article

Administer Medication To Individuals

The Medicines Act 1968. This governs the control of medicines for human and veterinary use which includes the manufacture and supply of medicines – the Act defines three categories of medicine:- 1. Prescription Only Medicines (POM) These are available only from the chemist /pharmacy if prescribed by GP. 2. Pharmacy Medicines Available from the pharmacy… View Article

Improper Disposal Of Waste

Since the beginning of time people have needed to find a way of disposing of their trash. Proper waste disposal is important to ensure everyone’s safety from possible health hazards. The improper waste disposal is a major sociological problem today due to its capability of contaminating the area in which we live and its potential… View Article

Introduction to the Centralsug System

The Centralsug System is an efficient, modern and exceptionally hygienic method of handling waste. It is based on the principle of transporting waste to the truck. The system utilizes air to transport the waste via a network of underground pipes from buildings to a central collection station. The applications are far ranging, almost any urban… View Article

The Problem With Garbage

The problem with garbage is that it’s a sum zero game. Garbage has to go somewhere but nobody wants it in their backyard. It’s as if trash is deposited in the garbage can and somehow it’s supposed to disappear into some magic black hole. Problem is, there is no black hole. There isn’t even room… View Article

Research about plastic recycling

1. Introduction The task for the students was to write about a topic that interested them, and to apply the learned knowledge and skills in connection with the course information literacy. First step was to get an idea of what to write, therefore brainstorming was the adequate method. With the gained information an own mindmap… View Article

How can we make India clean

World peace has been developed through the endurance and persistence of several great men throughout history. They have struggled and fought against the social evils and human sufferings in order to materialize the moral values that they carry. Mahatma Gandhi is undeniably one of the most respected, influential men. Without the non-violent movement lead by… View Article

Technology and Humanities

Introduction: Have you ever wonder what can you do about the bottles and cans you can find around you? People that doesn’t care about the world being clean is littering the place. It makes things very difficult to put up for. Recycling cans and bottles can help save the earth form waste and trash build-up… View Article

Background information about waste disposal practices

Waste management is the handling of discarded materials. Recycling and composting, which transform waste into useful products, are forms of waste management. The management of waste also includes disposal, such as landfilling. Waste can be almost anything, including food, leaves, newspapers, bottles, construction debris, chemicals from a factory, candy wrappers, disposable diapers, old cars, or… View Article

Food Waste? Too valuable to waste!

! According to statistics from the Environmental Protection Department, in Hong Kong, solid waste generated daily weighs around 17000 tones, of which around 30% is organic matter (2700 tones) which is roughly equal to 120 double-deck buses in size. Compared this to the US where, revealed by the Environmental Protection Agency, only 12% of waste… View Article

Example of How to make Scopes and Limitations

Through our efforts and our dilemma of accepting painful failures and sweet success, at last, we have come up to make a study about the problems in our community and we have decided to make a lawn mower. In our lawn mower, we are going to utilize the recyclable materials thrown, found scattered, and available… View Article

Waste management in the Philippines

Issues of Garbage in the Philippines The more waste in the Philippines causes the increase in global warming, high temperature and less oxygen because of the air pollution. The Philippines’ trash increased by 40 percent in 2010 and the ocean found 1,355,236 items of trash and people, nearly 400,000 volunteers, gather from around the world… View Article

Garbage Menace in Our Locality

There are lot of things happening in this World such as Globalization, Recession, Terrorism and Others. Although we seem to be aware of what is happening, Actually we Aren’t. We are aware of what is going on in this World, but not in our own locality….. Wake up Guys!!!! It is drowning in Garbage –… View Article