The different types of pollution range from radioactive, air, water, soil, noise, and waste. Which lead to the long-term effects of pollution which are global warming, human health, ozone layer depletion, and environmental degradation. As a result, we are seeing the impact of pollution leading to an increased rates of death across the globe. On average the number of plastic fibers in US tap water is 4.8 pieces. And around 3 million people use biomass to cook with or in open fires. Check out the end of the graphic to get stats on the 7 largest waste disposal sites in the world and 10 cities around the world.