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Where Does Your Trash Go After The Garbageman Stops By?


Green Lifestyle  (tags: environment, eco-friendly, protection, greenliving )

Cher
- 683 days ago - greenerideal.com
For most of us, trash is something we throw into a bin, never to be seen again. We never stop to think twice about what happens to that empty candy wrapper, that dirty paper towel, that empty jar - and why would we? Trash is trash for a reason - it's



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L M. (5)
Tuesday February 12, 2013, 8:38 am
while reducing is the best option, hopefully there will be uses for trash in the near future. i heard of one experiment using trash to generate energy.
 

Nyack Clancy (453)
Tuesday February 12, 2013, 9:45 am
Noted
 

Donna Hamilton (152)
Tuesday February 12, 2013, 10:48 am
Noted. Thanks, Cher.
 

Barbara D. (79)
Tuesday February 12, 2013, 11:16 am
Noted. I've gotten very trash conscious lately ~ trying to reduce as much as possible.
 

Mary Donnelly (47)
Tuesday February 12, 2013, 2:01 pm
Thanks Cher--noted.
 

Allan Yorkowitz (448)
Tuesday February 12, 2013, 2:13 pm
If only more people would listen, and realize.
 

Birgit W. (152)
Tuesday February 12, 2013, 3:43 pm
Thanks
 

Natalie V. (27)
Tuesday February 12, 2013, 4:01 pm
noted, thanks
 

Jade N. (22)
Tuesday February 12, 2013, 5:05 pm
Thanks!
 

Cindy Roett (1)
Tuesday February 12, 2013, 7:34 pm
Recycling is a regular part of my life.
 

Julie E. (373)
Tuesday February 12, 2013, 8:20 pm
That would be nice Les. Great Cindy!
 

Rebecca Y. (26)
Wednesday February 13, 2013, 7:30 pm
Don't we already know: They throw all the plastic bags into the OCEAN! And we pay them every month?????
 

Elizabeth M. (68)
Thursday February 14, 2013, 1:47 pm
Noted and article read. Thanks Cher.
I live in a small town and we have a good system for garbage. We have one bin for just garbage (some of it can go into making your own compost), one bin is for leaves, branches, grass etc that is made into soil, that will be sold towards late summer, and we blue bags for all paper products, plastics etc that are sent to be recycled, and we have to have a small container of our own to put out for glass jars or other types of glass. We recycle all pop cans, bottles, plastic drink bottles, tetra packs at a recycling depot as we pay tax on these items and we get the money back.
 
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