Many of us are tired of talking trash. But the impending deluge of it that might be coming into North Carolina if we don't fix our current laws is frightening to those of us who value clean water and a less polluted environment.
Huge garbage dumps planned by private waste companies pit (pun intended) quick, easy, temporary financial gain for poor counties against long term care of our world.
Please read this from the Raleigh News & Observer about the Landfill Moratorium Bill being considered in the NC Legislature.
Also, follow the money and the professional lobbying.
There are better ways to handle the waste products of our consumer society. Think about it.