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Environmental degradation

Environmental degradation is the deterioration of the environment through depletion of resources, the destruction of ecosystems, and pollution.
In recent years, we have been facing the problem of climate change that has had a profound effect on our environment.
Although the growth of industries is necessary to meet the requirements of the increasing population, pollution control measures should be-but aren't-compulsory.
The human race is facing the most dangerous time in its history.
The planet is in crisis and facing technological as well as environmental challenges. If we aren't friendly to our environment when we still have time, we should not expect it to be friendly to us either.

Zubair Khaled Huq
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