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$ustainability Make Good $ense. Using Environmentally Friendly Products at Home and for Income Generation Grace Foster-Reid Civil & Environmental Engineer. 4. 100. 1. 2. 90. 3. 5. 50. 9. 7. 8. 20. 6. Not to Scale. 15. Air : Global warming * Climate Change * Air P ollution. - PowerPoint PPT Presentation

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  • $ustainability Make Good $enseUsing Environmentally Friendly Products at Home and for Income Generation

    Grace Foster-ReidCivil & Environmental Engineer

  • 15Not to Scale

  • What are the issuesAir: Global warming * Climate Change * Air Pollution

    Water: Pollution * Not enough * Too much * Overfishing

    Land: Deforestation * Waste Disposal * Sewage contamination

  • What can you do?

  • Use water more efficientlyDaily consumption of fresh water (gallons)

    ACTIVITYAverage HouseholdConservation MethodBath3615Brushing Teeth60Tap running15Hand Washing80Tap running20Automatic faucetsShaving20Tap running1Using BowlShower (5 min.)270Tap running45Wet, Soap, RinseToilet Flush3005-7 gallons100Low Flush ToiletWashing Car18Tap running4.5Stopping Tap Washing Dishes by Hand100Tap running20Wash, Rinse in sinkWashing Machine20Top Loading12.5Front LoadingTOTAL904gallons233gallons

  • Collect Rainwater77 inch rainfall annually2,000 sq ft houseCollect 262 gallons per day

  • Composting

  • Tangible Savings

  • Air: Global warming * Climate Change * Air Pollution

  • $ustainability Make Good $enseUsing Environmentally Friendly Products at Home and for Income Generation

    Grace Foster-ReidCivil & Environmental Engineer

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