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Last week was relatively quiet. Fortunately, this familiar pile produced some worthwhile finds. My friend and I got here just in time, as the rain really started coming down not long after we left. 672 more words

The Universal Declaration On Human Rights Turns 70

Today is United Nations Human Rights Day. Here isĀ  the Universal Declaration On Human Rights. The child in the photo above has the right to a COMPULSORY elementary education. 65 more words


Zero waste!

At Terracycle you can recycle a lot more than the usual tin cans or plastic bottles. Copy this web address to get to the page copied below: 40 more words

Disorganized Thoughts

Total Trash

I wake up covered in rubbish. There is a coil of spaghetti mixed into my hair, there are milk carton wrappers stuffed into my mouth. When I walk, I’m walking on crushed eggshells embedded into my skin, when I hold out my arm, the assortment of cereal boxes weigh them right back down. 305 more words


Awesome Stories 347

This week Awesome Stories brings you garbage, cleaning, and genuine voices.

Garbage to Garden Goodness

I love the story of how Garbage to Garden got started. 419 more words

Awesome Stories

On Dumping Stuff

Last weekend we took a load of stuff to the dump. Technically it’s called a municipal waste transfer station. You pull up, back up actually, to the sloping edge of a long deep rectangular trench. 675 more words

Burning Trash: Our Wasteful Footprint

When we first moved to the farm we initially took advantage of a trash service. Having previously lived closer to the big city, it was what we were use to. 778 more words

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