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Landfills
« on: August 25, 2010, 10:18:54 AM »

DOes anyone really think about the fact that all of our trash - our food, our papers, our junk, our hazardous waste (or at least some of it) - gets buried underground. Like, not crushed, burned, purified, just dumped in there and forgotten about?

How can that be good for our planet? Eventually we'll be living in cities of trash, because we can't just hide it away forever.

Sometimes I hate humanity.
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Re: Landfills
« Reply #1 on: August 25, 2010, 10:46:35 AM »

I heard even recycling causes polution. Gosh, Rusties are stupid.
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Re: Landfills
« Reply #2 on: August 25, 2010, 10:49:45 AM »

I agree
I've always wonder why they don't find something else to do to it...I hate humanity too sometimes
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Re: Landfills
« Reply #3 on: August 25, 2010, 10:54:51 AM »

I think this is a turning point for us. Either add wind and sun power generators, cleaner cars, and  get a good waste system, or turn the planet into Venus. Why hadn't we changed things sooner?
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Re: Landfills
« Reply #4 on: August 26, 2010, 12:53:16 AM »

I think this is a turning point for us. Either add wind and sun power generators, cleaner cars, and  get a good waste system, or turn the planet into Venus. Why hadn't we changed things sooner?

Turning point.... Naw, I think the crash's the turning point. Either we go prettytime, or we all get ruined.
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Re: Landfills
« Reply #5 on: August 26, 2010, 06:31:42 AM »

We are stupid. Or at least most of us are. We can try! Why not? I don't get why throwing something into a bin thats 3 feet away is so much harder than one thats 2 feet away. Ughh. I like the Venus idea. Or maybe even Mars. The problem with prettytime is that, we all know what's going to happen, so...
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Re: Landfills
« Reply #6 on: August 26, 2010, 11:03:35 AM »

if it happens, it will soon. 300 years in the future, they say 300 years in the psat the crash happened. (maybe the spike of the turning point is the crash... lol) why mars? Venus is a planet much like earth that has poisinous gasses. Maybe we came from Venus millions of years ago, and Earth is going to have the same fate... lol
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« Reply #7 on: August 26, 2010, 12:50:48 PM »

Hahaha, at this rate, that's very likely.
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Re: Landfills
« Reply #8 on: August 27, 2010, 10:37:41 AM »

 :'( It's not like there's anywhere else to go... we're stuck here. I wish people would realize that and stop trashing the planet.
I do river cleanups and forest cleanups sometiems, and we'll fill huge trash bags in like 10 yards. It's horrible.
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Re: Landfills
« Reply #9 on: August 28, 2010, 08:06:11 AM »

At the rate we are going, humanity might not survive for much longer.
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Re: Landfills
« Reply #10 on: August 28, 2010, 08:07:35 AM »

I know, it sucks. My mom, sister, and i are huge environmentalists. We try our best. Well, hopefully there's other people out there like us that acctually care.
I guess that's all we can hope for  :(
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« Reply #11 on: August 28, 2010, 08:09:27 AM »

Well, I recycle and stuff, I never litter cause that's gross, and some other things, but that's it.
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« Reply #12 on: August 28, 2010, 08:11:54 AM »

That's good enough. Like if everyone did the little things, it would help :)
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Re: Landfills
« Reply #13 on: August 28, 2010, 08:14:02 AM »

Sorry to be a pain but as much as I hate landfills, have you heard about waste management's Altamonte, ca landfill? Wind farm, and innovation center for green technology. Also a favorite spot of the mythbusters. Just my two cents.
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« Reply #14 on: August 28, 2010, 08:16:12 AM »

I forgot about waste management. Jeez, how could I forget about that?
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