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Prison labor to sort our trash!

Trash can be recycled but the problem is that it's not neatly sorted. It would be labor intensive and rather nasty to have to sort our trash. Everybody wants to do something positive for our environment but doesn't necessarily want to lift a finger. So why not prison labor?

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    May 6 2013: This isn't a bad idea. It can help the environment and generate electricity or other products.
    BUT! I also agree with Michael Froemmcke.
    I think the issue isn't about the labor in the trash recycling factories. The root of the problem is the lack of environmental education. I consider that people need a better education about the impact of our trash. I would propose to teach people how to re/up-cycle their trash. A good education about this topic would help more rather than just having prison labor to sort the trash.

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