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Unformatted text preview: Think about how fast our landfills will fill up with these old items (assuming people actually follow it and the bill gets passed) Think about how long it will take these things to decompose, and about the acids that will come from electronics. If for no other reason, this bill is a terrible idea on an environmental scale. Recycling is a MUST if we are going to reduce the amount of solid wastes in our landfills. That means selling and donating things we no longer use. Letting everyone benefit until there is nothing left to benefit from with that item. People are so upset about “freedom of expression” right now, but what about the playgrounds and fields not being filled with trash? What are the challenges of managing your chosen issue? What human activities contribute to the problem?...
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This document was uploaded on 02/23/2012.
- Spring '09
- Environmental Science