. All of this matters. More and more people are becoming aware of how our trash is impacting the planet. Discarded trash piles release huge amounts of carbon dioxide into the atmosphere and contribute to the global climate. Changes are happening when it comes to the manner we dispose of our waste. In this short video, you will learn the ways in which Las Vegas has found ways to more effectively use their waste.
Las Vegas produces about five million pounds of garbage per every year. It was the case that all of this trash was simply dumped into a giant pile in the desert. But this is now changing. The current method isn’t sustainable for disposing trash. They’re now seeking methods to reuse it. To make safe soup, local farmers heat the food waste, then mix the soup together. This food scraps are taken in and used instead of being left to decay in the sun. This is one of many creative ways in which trash can be reused. You can find out more details by watching the clip.