Pollution Control

Pollution Control - cleaning the environment while...

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Pollution Control: Costs and BenefitsThe root words for ecology and economy share the same meaning, they bothmean "home regulation". Critics have said that the economy will grow much fasterwithout concerns of polluting the environment. When people began to preserveand clean the environment we live in, they faced many problems such as brown-outs, increased inflation, more unemployment, and other economic setbacks. Thus,the economy and environment were handled separately with respect to the other.Of course, this upset many people and gave them a sense of insecurity in their jobs.Some said that the United States of America could not afford to preserve theenvironment and progress economically at the same time. In very recent times, those same critics have changed their stand and now believe that preserving and
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Unformatted text preview: cleaning the environment while progressingeconomically are achieved mutually. Government programs, the private sector,and employees have produced a balance in the two economies through greatermorale and new business. With the increased "environmental awareness," many new businesses havebeen established based on pollution control. They regulate the standards onpollution output and help to assure that businesses play by the rules. With thereduction of pollution, we have seen many positive benefits for life in general. Noone really knows if the years before 1970, when pollution ran free, were insignificantto today; however, those years do reflect very large economic drains....
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