Thursday, December 6, 2007

Municipal solid waste management

Littering of ogranic wastes creates favourable conditions for rodents and other diseases.
Waste was used as fuel for indoor burners and destroyed in fireplaces or outdoors bonfires. Waste is also deposited in open bodies of water, such as ponds, bogs, lakes, and rivers and the ocean.
The industrial revolution increased the population of cities in America and even Europe. The industrial revolution transformed America into an urban nation.

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