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Re: We Killed the Pacific Ocean

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Originally Posted by xort View Post
DEATH TO THE INFIDELS...YOU!!

the only solution to stopping over consumption and pollution is the end of man, you first!
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Ease up Muhummad.
Yes but there is a strong kernel of truth in that - 7 billion people generate a lot of refuse, as the population continues to grow, so does the refuse.

I have a grandson in diapers and I wholly understand the convenience of disposable diapers but every time we change one, I'm reminded that, globally, many millions of these almost-indestructible things are being disposed of every single day. The mind boggles. Just one element out of a vast array to think about and feel guilty of in the wee hours

I only have another 20 odd years on this planet (I hope it's not too much longer) so I'll try to stop worrying about it.


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