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Guiyu China
« on: July 09, 2018, 09:57:29 AM »
very dated but still accurate information
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yDSWGV3jGek

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80% of children suffering from lead poisoning
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Discarded electronics lie in pools of toxins that leach into the groundwater, making the water undrinkable to the extent that water must be trucked in from elsewhere.


https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Electronic_waste_in_Guiyu
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Thirty spokes are joined in the wheel's hub.
The hole in the middle makes it useful.

...the value comes from what is there,
But the use comes from what is not there.

-Tao Te Ching  chapter 11

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Re: Guiyu China
« Reply #2 on: July 09, 2018, 08:54:09 PM »
Reading this actually pisses me off. I put a lot of attention to go Eco friendly just to find they're not doing their part in breaking this stuff down.
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Re: Guiyu China
« Reply #3 on: July 10, 2018, 06:25:45 AM »
Reading this actually pisses me off. I put a lot of attention to go Eco friendly just to find they're not doing their part in breaking this stuff down.
yeah its is total bullshit. the reason i post these things is because we think the world works a certain way and actually doesn't. its like we shit on the 3rd world and then are like well why do you have problems?
Thirty spokes are joined in the wheel's hub.
The hole in the middle makes it useful.

...the value comes from what is there,
But the use comes from what is not there.

-Tao Te Ching  chapter 11

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Re: Guiyu China
« Reply #4 on: July 10, 2018, 06:27:56 AM »
in my environmental science class guiyu china was mentioned in the book. but the professor never talked about it, he skipped right over it.
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The hole in the middle makes it useful.

...the value comes from what is there,
But the use comes from what is not there.

-Tao Te Ching  chapter 11

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Re: Guiyu China
« Reply #5 on: July 10, 2018, 07:04:44 AM »
Reading this actually pisses me off. I put a lot of attention to go Eco friendly just to find they're not doing their part in breaking this stuff down.
yeah its is total bullshit. the reason i post these things is because we think the world works a certain way and actually doesn't. its like we shit on the 3rd world and then are like well why do you have problems?
I completely agree. There way more that what we actually see.
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