highly recommend that we should switch the way we consume food from meat production to vegetable. This food consuming behavior is not only reducing the natural resource pollution but also good for your help, eating more vegetable help your digestive system works easier. Article 5: “The Fashion Industry and Its Impact on the Environment and Society” Stecca, E. (2016, March 2). The Fashion Industry and Its Impact on the Environment and Society. Retrieved from - industry-and-its-impact-on-the-environment-and-society/ Summary: This article is the newer and the different thought of author about the cause of climate change. Most people think agriculture is the main issues which cause the climate change through it food production process; However, the apparel industry is also playing a different role to contribute the climate change. Fast fashion, fashion that is cheap, quickly discarded and that spirals into ever shorter and faster production and sale cycle, also has a role in climate change related challenges. The author thinks about the apparel industry production processes such as the
use of chemical in dying fiber, cotton farming, printing and bleaching are affecting to earth and cause climate change and the pollution on earth. One of the problem is related to the agricultural activity is cotton production. Cotton production is one of the most water intensive crops, it is responsible for 2.6 percent of global water use. Moreover, it is dependent on high volumes of pesticides and fertilizer in order to increase output. Those things can cause the climate change and natural pollution. Opinion: In my opinion, the effect of apparel industry on global environment is an interesting knowledge that I have to study and think about. As previous, I only believe that the agriculture is the main factor cause the global warming phenomenon and climate change; However, I realize that the apparel industry is also the other factor to contribute the global warming. In general, I think that all of the human activities on earth from agricultural activities, apparel industry, or human transportation must affect to the ecosystem and natural resources on this planet. The most important thing is should we find out the way to minimize the human effects to environment or we ignore it and keep going with what we are focusing in the production market. The mass amount of production is the most important to all of producers. We have to think about that problem and put ourselves in the mother nature’s position to feel how hurt our planet has to suffer. Article 6: “Agriculture Pollution” Rinkesh, M. (2015, March 4). Agricultural Pollution. Retrieved from - energy-future.com/causes-and-effects-of-agricultural-pollution.php
Summary: In this article, the author compares the difference between agriculture a thousand years ago with the modern agricultural practices. For thousands of years, the agriculture was a natural process that did not harm the land it was done on. The farmers just pass down the land for the next
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