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HOW DEGRADING

How degrading!

Every year, I post this poster from The Green Blue, telling us how long it takes our rubbish to bio-degrade, writes HOT’s Zelly Restorick. A friend and I put them up along the coast – on noticeboards, in cafes, in shops, wherever water is near. Anyone we speak to is always shocked at how long things take to decompose. As you can see, a lot of our rubbish will live on long after we, as individuals, are no longer residents of our planet.

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Posted 16:56 Wednesday, Mar 25, 2015 In: The HOT Planet

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  1. DAVID MARSH

    hi Zelly,

    Did you find out how much the composting loo (in the Walled Garden) cost – please?

    Yes, ghastly how thoughtless some of us are in chucking rubbish. Well done for reminding us!

    Best wishes,
    David.

    Comment by DAVID MARSH — Thursday, Mar 26, 2015 @ 11:41

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