In the context of social responsibility and environmental management the

In the context of social responsibility and

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17.In the context of social responsibility and environmental management, the process of controlling industrial wastes leads to the issue of disposal of hazardous waste, a by-product of pollution controls. True False18.In the context of social responsibility and environmental management, the Basel Convention identified safe dumping zones for hazardous wastes exported by developed nations. 19.In the context of social responsibility and environmental management, the United States leads the fight against pollution with the most stringent greenhouse emission standards in the world. 20.In the context of social responsibility and environmental management, sustainable development is about protecting the environment at all costs. 21.In the context of social responsibility and environmental management, the idea of sustainable development is quite popular in the United States owing to the cultural characteristics of the Americans. True False22.The availability of minerals and the ability to generate energy are the foundations of modern technology. 23.In much of the underdeveloped world, human labor is the prevalent source of energy. 24.Petroleum's versatility ensures that petroleum-related products still dominate energy usage. 25.The United States is a major exporter of petroleum products. True False26.China has emerged as the most efficient user of energy worldwide. 27.According to some economists, economic prosperity is a factor that leads to the decline in fertility rates. 28.Most of the major industrialized countries have sufficient internal population growth to maintain themselves. 29.North America is the region of the world most affected by a steadily declining worker-to-retiree ratio. True False30.Continuous improvements in electronic communications have facilitated the expansion of trade.
31.Which of the following is true of culture?

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