Anyone who lived through formative years in the 1980s (or anyone who just loves Madonna), sing with me: "We.Are.Living.In.A.Material.World ... Materia-al!" Its true, we are surrounded by materials. Many of them in our landfills. Many, many materials that have value, sitting in our landfills. Why? Read more here over at my other blog!
|left: Chinese waste collector (credit NYPL Digital Gallery). right: Thames River waste collector.|