In the case of carbon footprint it is the amount of Carbon Dioxide or other carbon compounds (green house gases) emitted into the atmosphere by human activities.
By simply going about our daily lives of driving to work or running home appliances we are producing more CO2 because each is powered by energy that rely on the combustion of fossil fuels.
[tags: Global Warming Climate Change Carbon Emissions] - Introduction to Recycling Recycling is defined as the process of the collecting and the processing of materials (materials that on many occasions thrown away) ,and then shaving them into fresh commodities and turning them into new products.
What have we done in the past century to change the harm we to our planet.
The truth is, we had not even thought about the effects cars, planes, buildings, factories have had on our planet.
Hospitals are such a staple in life that most don't bother to consider the effects they might have on the environment.
Hospitals need to expend an immense amount of energy to tend to their patients, employees, and visitors.