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Model – How does your garbage grow? A different spin on garbage collection

Posted in Models by fedwards on February 6th, 2008

Discussed online at E – The Environmental Magazine, are two different approaches to domestic garbage collection. Oh how garbage grows… Any thoughts?

….The Swiss discard their garbage in official state-produced bags that come in three sizes: 15-, 30- and 60-liter and cost around $1.50 for the medium bag. In other words, you pay real money for the amount of trash you create. On the eve of garbage day, then, one can look down the road and see neat stacks of identical blue bags, and there’s something soothing in this uniformity.

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'DSC_3643 Hodeidah, People of Garbage' by NYGUS

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