Effects of pollution on the Earth include environmental deterioration, impacts on the health of living organisms, global warming, depletion of the ozone layer and reduced efficiency or infertility of farm lands and crop ... More »

Space pollution pertains to the accumulation of manmade debris in outer space. Approximately 500,000 debris pieces, commonly referred to as "space junk," are tracked by the National Aeronautics and Space Administration, ... More »

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Soil pollution occurs when hazardous solid or liquid contaminates mix with naturally occurring soil. These contaminates attach physically or chemically to the soil. Pollution that does not attach to the soil becomes trap... More »

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One of the greatest and most dangerous effects of pollution on the ozone layer is that it creates holes in the atmosphere, which allow powerful ultraviolet rays from the sun to reach the Earth’s surface. Many varieties o... More »

Some of the effects of land pollution include soil pollution, negative environmental impacts, health hazards and air pollution. Another effect of land pollution includes unusual weather activity, such as acid rain. More »

Proper solid waste management reduces health risks to the public and lessens adverse environmental impacts, such as air, water and land pollution. Some generally accepted methods of waste disposal include using landfills... More »

Land pollution is the destruction or degradation of Earth's surface and soil often directly or indirectly as a result of human activities. More »