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A little rant here, this is something I've been thinking about for awhile and I would like some feedback: I don't recycle. If I did I would put absolutely everything in the recycle bin and I would like to see a civil protest movement to do just that. Why? Because recycling is not something that people should have to think about, and it's too important to leave it to joe six pack. Recycling should not involve average citizens having to figure out whether something should or shouldn't go...
JKSHYou say it's "too important", but also say "people shouldn't have to think about it". That's contradictory, IMHO -- if it's important, then people should be consciously aware about it.
Can you explain your reasoning in more detail? What's the deficit in having the average citizen decide which bin to use? I think as a whole, we're quite capable of doing it without much effort at all. Not perfectly perhaps, but capably enough. After all, we mak...
Today, 04:50 AM
JKSH(LAVA ate my post) ...After all, we make decisions all the time (on-the-fly or planned) -- what clothes to wear, what to feed our kids, how to budget for our needs and wants, who to spend time with, which politicians to vote for... so why shouldn't we decide which bin to use?
Today, 04:52 AM
JKSHAnd, what alternative system do you propose, that will enable effective recycling in a society where citizens don't think about it?
Today, 04:52 AM
Hoping all my friends in Texas are avoiding those tornadoes :-( stay safe folks !
I better not show Joey! “@LEGO_Group: 'The World's Longest Lego Railway Includes 2.5 Miles Of Track' http://t.co/7feyGhT3Kr
Ah good old "Batch Synchronisation" comes to the rescue once again. (AKA the poor mans way of controlling access to shared resources)