Examples of pollution in a Sentence
industrial practices that have caused pollution of the air and water
The tests showed high levels of pollution in the water.
The fish are dying of pollution.
Recent Examples of pollution from the Web
Users could rent a bicycle for $2 for 45 minutes or purchase a $15 monthly pass in a program aimed at reducing traffic and pollution and promoting health.
Aside from basking in the California sun and spending most of her (sunny) days at the beach, Furlan has dedicated her time to Project Mermaids, a charity that works to save oceans from pollution and human environmental impact. 5.
The state's legal fight against Exxon Mobil dates to 2004, when New Jersey's Department of Environmental Protection brought a suit against the company over decades of pollution at two oil refineries in Bayonne and Linden.
Attendees learned about pollution, water conservation and manatees, while even seeing a few in the water near the power plant.
This creates an enormous amount of pollution; in some parts of the world, rivers near denim mills run blue, contaminating and killing fish and affecting the health of workers and residents.
Volkswagen has agreed to spend $41 million in Indiana, and $2.7 billion nationwide, to reduce pollution from diesel fuel, an Indiana Department of Environmental Management official has told the Northwestern Indiana Regional Planning Commission.
Cleanup was declared complete in 2010 but it is still being monitored for signs of pollution.
Due to irresponsible waste management, air pollution and water contamination are quickly becoming leading causes of death and disease around the world.
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