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Our Waste Problem

How our actions can have tragic consequences

Photo by: WATERFRAME, ALAMY / National Geographic

The damage that has been done

Figure 4. Total MSW Generation (by Material), 2013
254 Million Tons (before recycling) / U.S. Environmental Protection Agency

In the past

This video is an example on how a modern landfill works. Published on Jan 6, 2011 by Evospect
Garbage Mountain transformed into park. Posted on August 5, 2014 by Karin Kloosterman

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