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Another Look Unlimited Day

According to many accounts, the world’s recycling system is broken. We had been led to believe that plastics, metals, paper, clothing and so on are being recycled into the supply chain of industry. While there are some honest efforts by … Continue reading

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Trash Working

The early morning weather was conducive to taking a coffee break outdoors. The sound level was very quiet with only the occasional semi-truck decelerating in the distance. For most folks, the day had not yet begun. Five or ten minutes … Continue reading

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The Garbage Man

The garbage collecting business is rife with euphemisms. The corporate name of the company that takes my household garbage away on Fridays is “Prime Sanitation Service”. If you didn’t know that their only business is the hauling away of the … Continue reading

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Garbage

To me, it seems cruel and unwise to ignore the multiple problems we have created with our trash and garbage.  I’ve been following the news stories, as of late, about the swirling masses of thrown-away plastic items that have created … Continue reading

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Windy Neighborhood

Living in the Great Plains of North America means exposure to plenty of wind.  This wind is quite frequently, very strong.  These are the average, day to day gusty winds.  I am not writing about tornadic winds in this post, … Continue reading

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