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Only The Poets Can Save Us Now
Toon Town forest -- turn it into text books, newspapers, disposable diapers, and toilet paper -- and never feel the slightest pang of grief, shame, or sacrilege. Big ...
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THE JOY OF CLOTH DIAPERS
Procter & Gamble, the nation's largest manufacturer of disposable diapers, fearing a loss of market share, commissioned a study by Arthur D. Little, Inc., on the environmental impact of disposable diapers ... Some of the facts: 18 billion disposable diapers are thrown in landfills each year, taking as many as 500 years to decompose. Disposable diapers make up the third largest ...
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Non-biodegradable items such as cigarette butts, match sticks, disposable diapers, feminine hygene products, condoms, hair, coffee grounds, rags, paper towels, bandages, etc. These are solid ...
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EnviroZine - Frequently Asked Questions
August 5, 2004 What are the environmental benefits to using cloth versus disposable diapers? What types of cloth diapers are available? Issue 44 June 3, 2004 What are the main causes of ...
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GREEN MARKETING CORNER
SUVs, bottled water, and disposable diapers. Ottman cautioned that the growing number of eco-labels may result in consumer confusion, and ...
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NRDC: How to Clean Up Our Water
Recycle and dispose of all trash properly. Never flush non-degradable products -- such as disposable diapers or plastic tampon applicators -- down the toilet. They can damage the sewage treatment process and ...
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EnviroZine - Browse by Subject - Environmental Action
Why should people recycle? What are the environmental benefits to using cloth versus disposable diapers? What types of cloth diapers are available? Are electric solar panels an efficient and cost saving alternative for ...
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EcoFuture (TM): Things You Can Do Today
But washing cloth diapers uses a lot of water. So pick the diaper that is least damaging to your region: Use cloth diapers where water is in good supply. Use disposable diapers ... s resources. If you must buy disposable items, buy paper products ...
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EIA Kids Page - Waste to Landfill
People in a poll estimated that disposable diapers occupy somewhere between five and 40 percent of landfill space. But Rathje’s study showed that diapers were less than one percent ...
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EIA Kids Page - Solid Waste & Energy - Source Reduction
First period English class begins, and you pull out your disposable pen and throwaway spiral notebook. Later it’s time for ... we pay for products that are time saving, convenient, and disposable. Unless we are prepared to make significant changes in our life ... cards to market. Other industries are doing their part, too. Disposable diapers are thinner than before, keeping babies dry with half as much ...
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