Prevention of pollution

By: Madelyn Hecker

Disposing of chemicals properly

You want to recycle hazardous waste, use home pick up services, locate a drop off facility, and try to limit use of hazardous chemicals.

Disposing physical debris

Disposing of trash properly is a way to safely dispose of physical debris, also make sure to have separate trash amd recycling bins. You can also make sure to never litter and if you see trash pick it up.

Pollutants in water

-When chemicals are dumped directly on the ground

-factories sometimes dump chemicals in rivers and lakes

-sewage or waste water dumped into the ocean

House hold pollutants

  • household cleaners
  • paint amd solvents
  • lawn/garden care
  • automotive products
  • pool chemicals
  • health and beauty supplies