All harmful substances that have been introduced into the world are called environmental pollution. This pollution of the environment has started since time immemorial and it has gotten a lot worse with time as the world was introduced to various technologies and inventions. People upgraded in their lives with the technology world however, became extremely ignorant of the natural world, taking it for granted. There are four types of environmental pollution: Air pollution, water pollution, soil pollution, and noise pollution. These pollutants have caused and brought rise to various illnesses and diseases. One very common effect is respiratory infections. To implement environmental pollution prevention, plans have been taken into action. We must constantly emphasize the true cost of waste generation and management.