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Date: 2022-08-12 Page is: DBtxt003.php L0900-ACTIVITIES-02a
ACTIVITIES
IMPACT IS ASSOCIATED WITH EVERY ACTIVITY FOR EVERY PRODUCT
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NATURE'S CONTRIBUTION
MANGROVE SUN
AIR
Nature is the source of all value, whether it is what happens today (e.g. wind energy) or what happened in times past (e.g. fossil fuel). Nature is life itself. Nature produces food and regenerates itself. People live on top of nature. Nature has awesome power, and should be respected.
RESOURCE EXTRACTION
MINING
ENERGY
LOGGING Historically, resource extraction has been a major source of economic wealth accumulation, but this is diminished when resource depletion is accounted for. As more elements of a circular economy is deployed, this changes.
PRIMARY PRODUCTION
PULP & PAPER STEEL
PLASTICS
Modern production processes are impressive. They are highly productive and what used to be endemic shortage has been transformed into a surplus system.
AGRICULTURE
AG-LIVESTOCK AG-GRAIN FISHERIES Agriculture produces food. There was an agricultural revolution before there was an industrial revolution. Enough food is essential for human life. There is major disruption when there is famine.
TRANSPORTATION - GOODS
SHIPPING RAIL TRUCKING Agriculture produces food.
TRANSPORTATION - PEOPLE
ROADS RAIL MOBILITY Agriculture produces food.
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PERSONAL CONSUMPTION
FOOD - Vegetables FOOD - Meat FOOD - Processed Agriculture produces
CLOTHES FUEL
Agriculture produces
HOUSING HEALTH EDUCATION Agriculture produces
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POST USE WASTE
WASTE Agriculture produces
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POST USE RECYCLING
RECYCLE Agriculture produces

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