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    Air-Pollution in a City

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    How would you create a city that does not produce more air pollution than the atmosphere can cleanse naturally? In creating this more sustainable environment, consider livability, safety, and convenience.

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    How would you create a city that does not produce more air pollution than the atmosphere can cleanse naturally? In creating this more sustainable environment, consider livability, safety, and convenience.
    You can create a city that does not product more air pollution than the atmosphere can cleanse naturally by:
    - Having co-operation from authorities in respect of environmental management, monitoring, auditing, as well as accountability. Environmental issues should be dealt with in a structured and efficient way, and impact studies should have ensured a better aesthetic and ecologically balanced city.
    - There should be a positive relationship between local government and civil society, collective responsibility for the environment, and an ethic of partnership building.
    - The city population should be environmentally educated, aware and conscious. Equitable environmental education should have ensured that people care for and respect their environment.
    - The environmental quality should have improved in terms of air, water, land and sea.
    - The cultural heritage and the built environment should be enhanced, restored and protected, while diverse religions and cultures should enrich the social fabric of the city .
    - Environmental poverty should no longer exist and all communities should live in an environment that is not detrimental to their health or well being.
    - Waste management should be efficient, and recycling efforts should be supported and sustained by the population.
    - Wastewater treatment facilities should be efficient and comply with legislative requirements.
    - Public transport should be safe, clean, efficient and non-polluting. Commuters should be less reliant on private transport and there would be significant reductions in traffic congestion and air ...

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