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Where does our waste go?

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Where does our waste go? …

Where does our waste go?
And are you ready to help?

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  • 1. Project Green Diamond Are you ready?
  • 2. GARBAGE, WASTE, TRASH = YUCK RIGHT?
  • 3. 2000 Kgs FROM DD, EVERYDAY …
  • 4. … IS DUMPED!
  • 5. HOW MUCH GARBAGE DOES YOUR HOUSE GENERATE?
  • 6. HAVE YOU WONDERED WHERE IT GOES?
  • 7. LOOK AROUND YOU. 25/03/10 7
  • 8. FAMILIAR? 25/03/10 8
  • 9. EVEN MORE FAMILIAR? 25/03/10 9
  • 10. DO YOU KNOW WHERE DD GETS ITS WATER FROM? WATER THAT YOU DRINK, BRUSH YOUR TEETH WITH, SHOWER WITH… 25/03/10 10
  • 11. DD GETS ITS WATER FROM GROUNDWATER, ALL 100% OF IT! DUMPED WASTE SEEPS INTO OUR GROUNDWATER
  • 12. DID YOU KNOW… GROUNDWATER CONTAMINATION IS RAMPANT IN BANGALORE?
  • 13. SO AFTER DUMPING, WHAT? HAVE YOU EVER SEEN THAT GARBAGE BURNING? 25/03/10 13
  • 14. BURNING HOUSEHOLD GARBAGE RELEASES TOXIC FUMES dioxins & furans (cancer causing through inhalation) arsenic (cancer causing through inhalation, carbon monoxide (a poisonous gas), benzene, styrene, formaldehyde, lead (anemia, suppressed immune system, cancer) hydrogen cyanide (a known poison)
  • 15. BANGALORE BURNS SO MUCH WASTE… WHAT ARE YOU BREATHING? 25/03/10 15
  • 16. QUIZ: HOW LONG DOES METAL TAKE TO DECOMPOSE? 25/03/10 16
  • 17. 500 YEARS! REMEMBER THAT TOY YOU THREW AWAY? AND THAT PIECE OF ALUMINUM FOIL YOU CHUCKED? 25/03/10 17
  • 18. QUIZ: DOES PLASTIC EVER DECOMPOSE? 25/03/10 18
  • 19. NO... HEY… THAT PEN, THAT CUP, THAT PACKET, THAT BOTTLE – THEY WILL BE IN THE GROUND, LEACHING INTO YOUR WATER, POLLUTING THE AIR. FOREVER. 25/03/10 19
  • 20. HEY DD: CAN WE HELP CLEAN UP OUR OWN MESS?
  • 21. YES, WE CAN! 25/03/10 21
  • 22. MIXED GARBAGE POLLUTES SEGREGATED GARBAGE CAN BE RECYCLED REUSED CLEAN 25/03/10 22
  • 23. 3 BAGS, SEPARATE WASTE 25/03/10 23 KITCHEN WASTE RECYCLE WASTE TOXIC WASTE
  • 24. THE BLUE BAG 25/03/10 24
  • 25. DID YOU KNOW… THE STRETCH OF AIRPORT ROAD OUTSIDE DD IS MADE OF… RECYCLABLE PLASTIC! KK PLASTICS USE TONS OF PLASTIC WASTE FOR ROAD CONSTRUCTION-THEY WILL TAKE OUR WASTE TOO AND PUT IT TO GOOD USE!!! 25/03/10 25
  • 26. THE GREEN BAG 25/03/10 26
  • 27. DID YOU KNOW… KITCHEN WASTE CAN BE USED TO CREATE GAS? AND GAS INTO ELECTRICITY?? 25/03/10 27
  • 28. THE BLACKBLACK BAG 25/03/10 28
  • 29. IF WE DO THIS RIGHT THE BLACK WASTE WILL BE A FRACTION OF THE SUM TOTAL!!!! 25/03/10 29
  • 30. SO, DD: ARE YOU READY?! YOU SEGREGATE AND HELP US RECYCLE LET’S MAKE OUR PART OF AIRPORT ROAD A ZERO WASTE ZONE! 25/03/10 30
  • 31. QUESTIONS? 25/03/10 31

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