The wastes of are a massive untapped source of wealth that I think and especially the movement need to take better advantage of

We'd never need to buy paper if we pulped and recycled junk mail and receipts. We'd never need to buy dirt if we composted all our food waste. We'd never need to buy anything made of plastic or aluminum if we melted and molded them ourselves. We'd need to buy much less wood if we collected all the discarded pallets

(2/2) We can take apart machines and electronics that've been thrown away due to one broken part and turn them into Frankenstein devices that'd fill our every need. We just need the people with the skills, time, and motivation to get the ball rolling and start building community self-sufficiency

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You ever think about how we throw away the stuff they make airplanes out of? After buying it for a buck?

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@socalledunitedstates the problem with trying to salvage aluminum foil is that often (at least how i use it, anyway) it has baked-on food, and trying to clean that without absolutely destroying it is a challenge

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