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Not really, cuz I know that every little bit helps so I won't stop, but I am amazed at how much stuff is thrown away at my work every single day. Seriously, the paper we go through, the water bottles, etc...<br><br>
And they won't recycle. Long story, but just won't.<br><br>
I'm actually getting sort of immune to it to tell you the truth. <img alt="" class="inlineimg" src="/img/vbsmilies/smilies/gloomy.gif" style="border:0px solid;" title="Gloomy">:
 

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Yeah...My parents and Dh are like that.<br>
My folks will actually go to a grocery market and wrap a plastic wrapped item in a plastic bag that then go into a regular plastic shopping bag. They refuse to recycle even though their townhouse complex has recycling bins.<br><br>
Dh throws out plastic bags and bottles, even when the bottles are refundable. He actually gets mad at me for stockpiling them to take back to the store! <img alt="" class="inlineimg" src="http://www.mothering.com/discussions/images/smilies/irked.gif" style="border:0px solid;" title="irked">:
 

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I've gotten into the habit of picking through my trash can any time we've hosted guests (usually family members for little get-togethers) to fish out the aluminum pop cans, plastic bottles, etc., that people invariably throw in our trash even though we have a very clearly marked recycling bin right next to the trash can. After politely pointing out the recycling bin more times than I care to count, I finally decided that my mom, sister, et. al. just have a blind spot when it comes to recycling, and it will be easier for me to just pick through my trash after each time they visit. Sigh.
 
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