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21.13: Earth's Materials- Challenge 3

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    1. Non-renewable resources ___.
    cannot be replenished as quickly as humans use them
    2. Electronic waste generated in industrialized nations ___.
    exposes people in those countries to hazardous compounds
    3. A nation with a lot of neodymium may ___ that resource to countries that ___ it.
    export; import
    4. The best way to reduce consumption is to ___.
    buy fewer things
    5. What type of grocery bag is best for the environment?
    Reusable cloth bags
    6. To reduce plastic consumption, avoid drinking from ___ and instead drink from ___.
    disposable plastic bottles; the tap or fountains

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