Land Pollution Pertaining to Garbage Disposal in the Philippines

Land Pollution Pertaining to Garbage Disposal in the Philippines

Land Pollution Pertaining to Garbage Disposal in the Philippines A report by Jovy Delfin, Karol Lonzaga and Frances Pascua /mjpd DEFINITION OF TERMS (keywords)

Land pollution the deposition of solid or liquid waste materials on land or underground contaminating the soil and groundwater and threaten public health Contaminate make something impure by exposure to or addition of a poisonous or polluting substance /mjpd

NATURE AND SCOPE Land pollution the degradation of Earth's land surfaces often caused by human activities and their misuse of land resources. occurs when waste is not disposed properly. Major Causes: Urbanization increasing number of people that live in urban areas

Industrialization a process that happens in countries when they start to use machines to do work that was once done by people /mjpd URBANIZATION /mjpd

INDUSTRIALIZATION NATURE AND SCOPE Types of Waste Materials: Municipal Solid Waste (MSW, also called municipal refuse) /mjpd NATURE AND SCOPE

Types of Waste Materials: Construction and Demolition (C&D) waste or debris /mjpd NATURE AND SCOPE Types of Waste Materials: Hazardous waste

/mjpd NATURE AND SCOPE MSW from homes, institutions, commercial establishments and industrial facilities include nonhazardous: garbage containing moist and biodegradable food wastes (meat and vegetable scraps) rubbish comprising mostly dry materials (paper, glass, textiles, and plastic objects)

trash includes bulky waste materials and objects that are not collected routinely for disposal (discarded mattresses, appliances, pieces of furniture) /mjpd NATURE AND SCOPE C&D waste (or debris) includes: wood

metal objects wallboard concrete rubble asphalt inert materials (produced when structures are built, renovated, or demolished) /mjpd NATURE AND SCOPE

Hazardous wastes include harmful and dangerous substances by various: chemical manufacturing companies petroleum refineries paper mills smelters machine shops dry cleaners automobile repair shops

many other industries or commercial facilities /mjpd HISTORY /mjpd HISTORY

Local Government Units (LGUs) /mjpd HISTORY Sanitary Landfills

/mjpd HISTORY Material Recovery Facilities /mjpd HISTORY

/mjpd CAUSES 1. Throwing of garbage anywhere. /mjpd CAUSES 2. Undisciplined citizens not disposing garbage

properly. /mjpd CAUSES 3. Improper segregation of waste materials. /mjpd

EFFECTS Soil Contamination /mjpd EFFECTS Air Contamination /mjpd

EFFECTS Animals and Marine Life /mjpd EFFECTS Animals and Marine Life

/mjpd EFFECTS Animals and Marine Life /mjpd EFFECTS Animals and Marine Life

/mjpd MITIGATION Pay-as-you-throw program for communities ex. purchasing special garbage bags from the municipality and through the purchase of

special stickers that would need to be affixed to each can or bag that was to be collected /mjpd REFERENCE/S: Watts, Jonathan. (June 12, 2012). Scientists: Chinas soil pollution could be a bigger long-term

problem than air or water. Retrieved from http://www.rawstory.com/rs/2012/06/12/scientists-chinas-soil-pollution-could-be-a-bigger-long-term-proble m-than-air-or-water/ Waste Management Options | Waste Management for Homeland Security Incidents US EPA. (August 12, 2013) Retrieved from http://www.epa.gov/osw/homeland/options.htm Air Pollution Facts, Air Pollution Effects, Air Pollution Solutions, Air Pollution Causes National Geographic. Retrieved from http://environment.nationalgeographic.com/environment/global-warming/pollution-overview/ thinkgreen. e-talk:everything is interconnected. | Page 2. (March 16, 2007). Retrieved from

http://thinkgreen.wordpress.com/page/2/ Environmental Management Bureau Air > Home > The Philippine Clean Air Act. (n.d.). Retrieved from http://www.emb.gov.ph/portal/air/Home/ThePhilippineCleanAirAct.aspx Hazardous Material Management | Environmental Health & Safety | Washington University in St. Louis. (n.d.). Retrieved from http://ehs.wustl.edu/hmm/Pages/default.aspx File:Material recovery facility 2004-03-24.jpg Wikimedia Commons. (August 19, 2005). Retrieved from http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Material_recovery_facility_2004-03-24.jpg MRF (Materials Recovery Facilities). (n.d.). Retrieved from http://www.zerowaste.sa.gov.au/resource-centre/image-gallery/mrf-materials-recovery-facilities

Municipal Budget Office | Local Government Unit of Tubigon, Bohol. (n.d.). Retrieved from http://www.tubigon.gov.ph/directory/municipal-budget-office/ .:| DILG : |:.. (n.d.). Retrieved from http://www.dilg.gov.ph/news.php?id=596&newsCategory=Central Urbanization Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. (March 7, 2014). Retrieved from http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Urbanization Industrialization Simple English Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. (December 13, 2013). Retrieved from http://simple.wikipedia.org/wiki/Industrialization MMRDA to frame policy for construction and demolition waste disposal | Urban News Digest. (n.d.). Retrieved from http://www.urbannewsdigest.in/?p=5569

ASEAN Biodiversity Updates. (May 2012). Retrieved from http://e-news.aseanbiodiversity.org/acb_eweb_may12/ /mjpd REFERENCE/S: Lytle, Claire Le Guern. (November 11. 2009). Plastic Pollution | Coastal Care. Retrieved from http://coastalcare.org/2009/11/plastic-pollution/

Save Our Shores Plastic Pollution. (n.d.). Retrieved from http://saveourshores.org/what-we-do/pollution-prevention.php Environment: Water pollution & climate change may be killing our oceans | Open Knowledge. (n.d.). Retrieved from http://knowledge.allianz.com/environment/pollution/?731/water-pollution-and-climate-change-may-be-killin g-our-oceans-gallery Municipal Solid Waste | Processing, Separation & Recycling of MSW. (December 12, 2013). Retrieved from http://www.seerdrum.com/municipal-solid-waste.html Effects on Environment. (September 27, 2011). Retrieved from

http://www.personal.psu.edu/llb5080/mysite/Effects.html landfil. (October 2009). Retrieved from http://www.oocities.org/green_juris/landfil.html Pay as you throw. (n.d.). Retrieved from http://infohouse.p2ric.org/ref/07/06846/ AccessFayettville.org | The City of Fayetteville, Arkansas | Residential Waste and Recycling Pay-As-You-Throw Trash Cart Program. (n.d.). Retrieved from http://www.accessfayetteville.org/government/solid_waste/residential/residential%20cart%20program.cfm /mjpd

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