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The Landfill Starts Here

ID Number: 13788
Maker: Wendy Angel; Angel Ink; Alternatives Shop; University of Waterloo. Faculty of Environmental Studies.; Environmental Partners Fund
Technique: offset
Date Made: circa 1990s
Place Made: North America: Canada; Waterloo
Measurements: 58.5 cm x 44.4 cm; 23 1/16 in x 17 1/2 in
Main Subject: Ecology
Materials: paper (fiber product)
Digitized: Y

Full Text:
The Landfill Starts Here. -You should see what I picked up at the mall.. a new release of that video game and that shoe place finally got in the hightops with the orange stripes... the junk for my hair was on sale... good deal on those colour monitors for the computer in the spare room... remember those shirts -10 for $39.99 -the release of the falcons new CD on Wednesday...so I picked up a pair... he [illegible] four magazines... next pay cheque I'll lay away... [illegible] for my locker The best way to reduce waste is to buy less. Alternatives Perspectives On Society, Technology And Environment Turn over this poster and read the other side. [on verso:] The Garbage Crisis Recycling Is Only Part Of The Solution.[...] The Answer Is Really Up To Us.[...] In North America We Suffer From Overconsumption.[...] Watching TV Makes You Needy.[...] Fashion And Planned Obsolescence.[...] Free Time Is A Natural Resource.[...] Using Our Wallets To Show Affection.[...] Reducing Waste Can Affect Our Whole Lifestyle.[...] Learning More About The Garbage Crisis.[...] Auditing Your Class Waste.[...] More Information.[...] Alternatives Perspectives On Society, Technology And Environment Canada's environmental quarterly since 1971 This poster is a joint project of the Environmental Partners Fund and Alternatives. Poster concept: John Sinclair, Mary Pickering, Cheryl Hendrickson, Brian Ladd. Graphics: Wendy Angel, Angel Ink. Distribution: Susanna Reid, Guylain Boudreau. French Translation: Guylain Boudreau, Marc Thiffault. Production and design at Alternatives Shop. Many thanks to our colleagues and advisors for their help and advice. Printed on recycled paper. Copies of this poster are available from the address below[...] Alternatives Waste Reduction Issue and Poster Faculty of Environmental Studies University of Waterloo Waterloo, Ontario N2L 3G1 (519) 885-1211, ext. 6783; fax 746-0292


Acquisition Number: 2000-125

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