Earth Day - Presentation

Earth Day Santiago 2010_Randy Ouellette
Project Name : Earth Day Santiago 2010_Randy Ouellette
Description : Earth Day Santiago 2010
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Which sustainability component will your lesson focus on?
The effects of pollution on the enviroment.
What related problem/issue will you present?
The issue that will be presented is the harmful effects of cotton production and the damage it can do to our enviroment and our health.
What supporting facts characterize the problem?
Each year cotton producers around the world use nearly $2.6 billion worth of pesticides. also it uses more than 10% of the world's pesticides and nearly 25% of the world's insecticides. The pesticides can then flow into rivers and seep into the soil. It can kill organisms that are vital to the enviroment and also go into the air we breathe and cause us health problems.
What solution will you offer?
The solution that will be suggested in this presentation is that the purchasing of organic clothing can reduce the harmful effects that we are doing to the planet.
What action or actions do you want people to take as a result of your lesson?
The action that i wpuld like people to take is to move towards organic clothing.
Please attach any supporting audio, video, images, files, blogs, links, graphs or other related to the problem or your solution?
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Earth Day 2010