Industry is a field or economic activity related to the
processing/manufacturing of raw materials or the manufacture of
finished goods in factories using skills and labor and the use of tools in
the field of processing agricultural products, and their distribution as
the main activity.
So industry is generally known as the next link in the chain of efforts to
meet economic needs related to the earth, namely after agriculture,
plantations and mining which are closely related to the land.
Nickel mining commodity has been on the rise for the past decade. In Indonesia, mining production is at
level one, but if nickel is not exported to China, Indonesia will become the largest nickel producer in the
world. Nickel companies in Indonesia generate a lot of waste. They throw the waste into the sea, thus
harming the conditions for life in the sea.
company name : the Harita nickel factory
more details on privilege it has: the inauguration of factory operations was attended by many ministers
& Harita nickel factory gets special treatment, being made a national vital object by the Ministry of
Energy and Mineral Resources.
Location of obi island: North Maluku, South East Asia
Causes : Nickel factories produce too much waste and companies don't know where to dispose of the
waste, so they dump it into the sea.
Effects : The overflow of nickel ore into the sea causes seawater to turn red and damages marine
ecosystems, as well as damaged fish tissue cells in Obi waters.
location data: https://youtu.be/Oyoud99LfRs
Causes : the food company, jack in the box released a new
burger menu variant. But they served the berger meat which
was not cooked perfectly, so the bacteria still remained.
Effects : as a result, as many as 732 people were claimed to
be victims with 4 children killed and 178 other people allegedly
experiencing permanent organ damage. And cause this
restaurant almost went bankrupt.
jack in the box is a burger restaurant in the US. however the
burger caused many casualties, due to the improperly
prepared patty meat.
Cause: because china is the factory of the world, it
produces a lot of pollution of that industry.
Effect: it damages the health of the chinese people and
they worried to have a cancer if they breathe the air
and they must use face masks when they go outside.
location data: https://youtu.be/zbEnOYtsXHA
China is factory world, many factories operate in china,
therefore it produces too much pollution which can
affect the health of its citizens. experts say air pollution
in London exceeds the normal limits set by the European
Union. Even so, the pollution in London is nothing
compared to big cities in China. China is the country with
the deadliest air pollution in the world. About 1.6 million
people die from this pollution in China every year.
Cause : The company does not follow the specified
SOP, does not care about the safety of its employees,
the company is selfish without thinking about the fate of
Effect : Causing victims such as disability to death of
employees, more and more unemployment.
Companies in South Korea do not follow existing SOPs
to the detriment of working employees
During the Covid 19 pandemic, Japan was hit by a tsunami of
corporate bankruptcy.There were 2,000 Japanese businesses
and companies went bankrupt. It was also noted that the total
liabilities from bankruptcy reached 620.6 billion Yen or the
equivalent of Rp. 79 trillion.
Many companies go bankrupt
cause: Due to the prolonged Covid pandemic, many businesses
have gone bankrupt in Japan. the main one is Kyoto.
effects: The financial condition of the Kyoto government is
currently in a state of red light. The future of the city of a
thousand temples is very dependent on central government
assistance. moreover, there are many sites that need
maintenance and funding.
location data: https://www.cnbcindonesia.com/news/20210928064918-4-279620/kronologi-
Produce nickel only as
much as possible, does
not need to be too much /
•strength: there is not
opportunities that exist
are not optimally utilized,
considering that Indonesia
is the largest nickel
producer in the world.
Make distance the factory
area from the residence of
•strength: so the pollution
that affects residents is
not too severe
•weakness: If there are
too many factories, even
though they are far away,
they will still affect
pollution spreads through
The government oversees
companies to follow SOP
properly and provide
•strength : Does not take a
toll on both employees and
•weakness: Not all
companies care about it.
Best Proposed Solutions
Make distance the factory area from the residence of the population.
With the distance of the factory area from people's homes, the pollution
produced by the factory is not much absorbed by living things, especially
humans. Because the pollution produced by factories is too much and
can interfere with activities, especially human health, especially if this
pollution is inhaled continuously it can cause cancer.
so in conclusion, if this solution is implemented,
industry will make human life more comfortable
and human health will not be disturbed due to
pollution produced by factories.