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[GreenYes] Re: Earliest Use of the term Freecycle


On Fri, 27 Jan 2006, Debra Lombard wrote:
"The first freecycle site was started by Deron Beal, the manager of a
nonprofit recycling service in Tucson, Ariz. in 2002
when he couldn’t find any thrift stores to take the computers and desks
companies wanted to recycle. So, he created a
"cyber curb" where people could leave their trash for someone to pick up.'
from www.pussycatmagazine.com/archives/retrohomedecor2005/freecycling.html

This is simply incorrect. They got the date wrong.

It's also factually incorrect.
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MS

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