Saving the planet
At one time, our planet was
surrounded with beauty…
The Earth needs us to take care
of it because it’s our home, but
instead, we have slowly
managed to corrupt it.
These are some of the issues
that are affecting our world…
Deforestation
When all the trees in an area are
cut down or destroyed
Pollution
Damage caused to air, water and
land by harmful chemicals and
waste
Air pollution causes acid rain
This rain contains chemicals
from factory smoke and cars
Contamination has also
produced…
• Greenhouse effect
– It’s the warming of the air around the
earth as a result of the sun...
Some of our actions can’t be
taken back, but we are still in
time to help our planet, these
are some ideas…
Learn and practice the
three R’s
Reduce
To make something smaller or
use less, resulting in a smaller
amount of waste.
For example:
•Buy and use less
•Star...
Recycle
To take materials from items that
aren’t used anymore to make
them into brand new products.
For example: Throw you...
Reuse
Instead of throwing things away, try
to find ways to use them again!
For example:
•Use all writing paper on both sid...
Authors:
Micaela Castellano
Florencia López
Victoria Mazzurco
Abril Pane
EDLC 4th. year. Going Green. By Castellano, Pane,Mazzurco, López O.  clean copy
EDLC 4th. year. Going Green. By Castellano, Pane,Mazzurco, López O.  clean copy
EDLC 4th. year. Going Green. By Castellano, Pane,Mazzurco, López O.  clean copy
EDLC 4th. year. Going Green. By Castellano, Pane,Mazzurco, López O.  clean copy
EDLC 4th. year. Going Green. By Castellano, Pane,Mazzurco, López O.  clean copy
EDLC 4th. year. Going Green. By Castellano, Pane,Mazzurco, López O.  clean copy
EDLC 4th. year. Going Green. By Castellano, Pane,Mazzurco, López O.  clean copy
EDLC 4th. year. Going Green. By Castellano, Pane,Mazzurco, López O.  clean copy
EDLC 4th. year. Going Green. By Castellano, Pane,Mazzurco, López O.  clean copy
EDLC 4th. year. Going Green. By Castellano, Pane,Mazzurco, López O.  clean copy
EDLC 4th. year. Going Green. By Castellano, Pane,Mazzurco, López O.  clean copy
EDLC 4th. year. Going Green. By Castellano, Pane,Mazzurco, López O.  clean copy
EDLC 4th. year. Going Green. By Castellano, Pane,Mazzurco, López O.  clean copy
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EDLC 4th. year. Going Green. By Castellano, Pane,Mazzurco, López O. clean copy

  1. 1. Saving the planet
  2. 2. At one time, our planet was surrounded with beauty…
  3. 3. The Earth needs us to take care of it because it’s our home, but instead, we have slowly managed to corrupt it.
  4. 4. These are some of the issues that are affecting our world…
  5. 5. Deforestation When all the trees in an area are cut down or destroyed
  6. 6. Pollution Damage caused to air, water and land by harmful chemicals and waste
  7. 7. Air pollution causes acid rain This rain contains chemicals from factory smoke and cars
  8. 8. Contamination has also produced… • Greenhouse effect – It’s the warming of the air around the earth as a result of the sun’s heat being trapped by gases. • Global warming: – It’s an increase in the world’s temperatures caused by an increase in carbon dioxide.
  9. 9. Some of our actions can’t be taken back, but we are still in time to help our planet, these are some ideas…
  10. 10. Learn and practice the three R’s
  11. 11. Reduce To make something smaller or use less, resulting in a smaller amount of waste. For example: •Buy and use less •Start making wise “package” selections
  12. 12. Recycle To take materials from items that aren’t used anymore to make them into brand new products. For example: Throw your waste into recycling banks, separating the different materials.
  13. 13. Reuse Instead of throwing things away, try to find ways to use them again! For example: •Use all writing paper on both sides. •Use silverware and dishes instead of disposable plastic utensils and plates.
  14. 14. Authors: Micaela Castellano Florencia López Victoria Mazzurco Abril Pane

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