Paper on Recycling in Western Riverside

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1. Goal I would like to reduce used oil pollution and dumping in Western Riverside County through community outreach and education. The decision to choose this as my goal for this action paper came from what I do at work. I work for the Western Riverside Council of Governments (WRCOG) and one of my main duties is to manage the Used Oil grant for the city of Riverside and the county of Riverside Another reason that I chose this topic is because I can talk about the implementation of some of our programs and how successful they’ve been in reaching the community.
II. Discussion Petroleum oil, or “Black Gold” as some call it, is one of the most widely used natural resources in our world. Being that there are many uses for this resource, the demand for it continues to grow as the world continues to develop with third world countries finally becoming more progressive. With the demand of oil increasing by the year, the result will also be in an increase in the price of oil as well as organizations such as the Organization for the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) continually adjusts the prices of oil to meet the demand. There is a question on how accurate they’re in this adjusting, but unfortunately the United States has no say in what the prices will be due to our ever increasing demand and really no resources in the states to suffice. The US is stuck on exporting oil from OPEC nations because without their supplementing oil, our society as a whole would not be able to exist without it. This action paper will deal with Used Oil and the Do It Yourselfer’s (DIYers) in Western Riverside County. The Westside of Riverside County is made up of 14 cities and County unincorporated land. The cities include Beaumont, Banning, Corona, Canyon Lake, Calimesa, Hemet, Lake Elsinore, Moreno Valley, Murrieta, Norco, Perris, Riverside, San Jacinto and Temecula.…...

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