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RE: [greenyes] Corn and oil stuff


There are some bodies who want to use less paper.
The difference between paper and plastic seems to be the
issue...biodegradability. Paper can be composted as can corn.
Closing the loop on the resource used is one objective

Susan Hubbard
CEO
Eureka Recycling
2828 Kennedy St., NE
Minneapolis, MN 55413

(651)222-7678
(612)623-3277
www.eurekarecycling.org

Waste is Preventable Not Inevitable


-----Original Message-----
From: Michele Raymond [mailto:michele@no.address]
Sent: Tuesday, November 30, 2004 10:31 AM
To: greenyes@no.address
Subject: [greenyes] Corn and oil stuff


Remember it only takes about 2% of the natural gas to make all 100 billion
pounds of plastic in the U.S.

Paper consumes more resources, but nobody wants to use less of it.

The issues with plastic seem to be recyclability and litter.

I am not defending APC, but resource use is resource use.

Cheers!

Michele Raymond
Publisher
Recycling Laws International/ State Recycling Laws Update
5111 Berwyn Rd. Ste 115 College Park, MD 20740)
301/345-4237 Fax 345-4768
http://www.raymond.com











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