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Rethinking Latin America’s Largest Landfill

Rethinking Latin America's Largest Landfill
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Jardim Gramacho, located outside Rio, is Latin America’s largest landfill. Its here that groundbreaking new techniques are turning all that trash into electricity.

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12:52AM PST on Nov 23, 2014

Live long and prosper

1:22AM PDT on Mar 22, 2013


8:14AM PDT on Sep 1, 2012

Thank you!

1:38AM PDT on Aug 12, 2012

Interesting article.

6:51AM PDT on Jun 28, 2012

good to know...

10:09PM PST on Mar 10, 2012

Good theory- see if works.

4:26AM PST on Jan 17, 2012

This post is inadequate is the stuff composted to make methne or just burnt to pollute the atmosphere?? also a lot more should be repaired reused or better not bought in the 1st place then trashed.

2:13AM PST on Jan 16, 2012


12:27PM PST on Jan 15, 2012

I live in western Canada and I am appaled at how little we recycle. I have just spent 3 months in the UK staying with three of my sisters and could not believe how much they recycle, the local authorities provide the boxes and it is almost mandatory to use them, infact in some areas it is.

7:56AM PST on Jan 15, 2012

good post, but recycling is a struggle. In some countries, the middle and lower classes really look down on recycling now - possible due to the wonderful materialistic advertising campaigns that bombard 24-7

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