Span 14.2

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tzerby
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Span 14.2
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2012-10-30 00:07:57
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  1. arrojar
    to throw out, spew
  2. contaminar
    to pollute
  3. desarrollar
    to develop
  4. desperdiciar
    to waste
  5. destruir
    to destroy
  6. el basurero
    landfill
  7. la bolsa de plastico
    plastic bag
  8. el calentamiento global
    global warming
  9. el cambio climatico
    climate change
  10. la capa de ozono
    ozone layer
  11. el carton
    cardboard
  12. el envase de plastico / vidrio
    plastic/glass container
  13. la escasez
    shortage
  14. la especie en peligro de extincion
    endangered species
  15. la excavacion minera
    mining
  16. la pila
    battery
  17. los pesticidas
    pesticides
  18. la poblacion densa
    dense population
  19. los productos no reciclables
    non-recyclable products
  20. los residuos peligrosos
    hazardous waste
  21. la sobrepoblacion
    overpopulation
  22. contaminado/a
    polluted
  23. peligroso/a
    dangerous
  24. cerrar el grifo
    turn off the faucet
  25. conservar
    to conserve
  26. evitar
    to avoid
  27. mejorar
    to improve
  28. proteger
    to protect
  29. resolver
    to solve, to resolve
  30. reutilizar
    reuse
  31. el reciclaje
    recycling
  32. la reserva (natural)
    (nature) reserve
  33. anticontaminante
    anti-pollution
  34. (no) renovable
    (non) renewable
  35. terrestre
    land
  36. la atmosfera
    atmosphere
  37. la contaminacion del aire
    the contamination of the air
  38. el humo
    smoke
  39. el smog
    smog
  40. la fabrica
    factory
  41. la deforestacion
    deforestation
  42. el petrolero
    oil rig
  43. el petroleo
    oil (spill)
  44. lata
    can
  45. turbina eolica
    wind mill
  46. el panel solar
    solar panel
  47. el carro electrico/hibrido
    electric/hybrid car
  48. la presa
    dam
  49. el tren ligero
    light rail
  50. los minerales
    minerals
  51. el aire puro
    clean air
  52. la energia (eolica, hidroelectrica, nuclear, solar)
    power; energy (wind, hydrolectric, nuclear, solar)
  53. la escasez
    shortage
  54. la tala de arboles
    tree felling

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