Introduction of harmful substances into the environment either directly or indirectly will contaminate the air, water, land and soil and is commonly referred to as pollution.
There are several pollutions which comes from different sources and have different consequences. If you understand the basics, then you can also contribute in reducing the danger to the environment.
Below are some of the types of pollution which affects the environment.
Any contamination of the environment that disturbs the natural composition in air is called as air pollution.
Water pollution happens when toxic substances such as chemical, particulate, or bacterial matter enter water bodies such as lakes, rivers, oceans & so on and contaminate them.
Land or Soil pollution:
Soil pollution is one of the major problems of today. Because it is polluted by us increasingly that prevents natural growth and balance in the land whether it is used for cultivation, habitation, or wildlife preserve.
Easy ways to prevent pollution:
One of the biggest reasons for pollution is the population growth in the country. This is why it is everyone’s social responsibility to reduce the pollution. There are many easy ways in which you can reduce or prevent pollution.
Most of these steps can be started right from your homes. Please have a look and then educate others about the same if possible.
Plant more trees. This will help reducing pollution to a large extent. It’s also useful in many other ways – combats climate change, cleans air, prevents soil erosion and a lot more.