Danielle Nielsen. Goochland High School. This paper observes the negative and harmful effects of water pollution and storm water runoff on the environment and the surrounding community. The most common form of water pollution is sediment runoff. It then goes on to explain the research and effectiveness of Best Management Practices BMPs and their positive effects.
Water pollution develops when water is defiled by different factors. Industrial and agricultural wastes are the most common factors. These factors cause imbalance in the water leading to death of some species. Is recycled water really safe to use and drink? It is important for us to know if the water we drink is clean and safe to drink because we are pertaining to our health. If we drink contaminated water, we are drinking the risk of having bacteria and viruses into our body so it is essential for us to know how safe the water we are drinking is.
One of the biggest problems that industrial countries face is waste disposal. Sometimes waste finds its way into Dangerous water pollutants include industrial chemicals, pathogens, inorganic materials such as polyethylene, and organic substances. Water pollution is responsible for causing many waterborne diseases like cholera and dysentery. The biggest problem with these infections is that they spread quickly, usually affecting people who drink water from a contaminated source.