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Some of these ideas include taxing businesses on certain pollutants and investing in new technology, as the main focus. Cap and trade happens to be the best of the many ideas out there. Although cap and trade has some economic drawbacks in the short run, it should be implemented as a system to limit pollution and improve health in the general community and will be economically beneficial in the long run. Currently, pollutants are destroying the environment and harming the health of U.S. citizens. Global warming threatens to change the lifestyle of many people around the world.
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