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Postby grob » Wed Dec 29, 2010 12:25 pm

Hey everyone! I wanted to share something that I think we should all care about. The City of San Fran is planning to ship it's trash (along with sludge waste) to either Yuba County farmland or to a landfill in Nevada next to where Burning Man is located every year.

Help out by signing the online petition to tell the Board of Supervisors to do an environmental study first before they decide. Sign the petition!!

http://www.sfgreenpetition.org/
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Postby Elderberry » Wed Dec 29, 2010 12:28 pm

It's gotta go somewhere, just not in my backyard!

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Postby oneeyeddick » Wed Dec 29, 2010 10:44 pm

That landfill is gonna be over by Winnemucca, nowhere near Burning Man.
We have an obligation to make space for everyone, we have no obligation to make that space pleasant.
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Postby JStep » Wed Dec 29, 2010 10:54 pm

We really need to figure out how to safely and cheaply jettison our nuclear and landfill waste into the sun.
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Postby lucky420 » Thu Dec 30, 2010 2:08 am

I read something the other day that the powers that be in Winnemucca voted "no" on the dump going in at this time...
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Postby ygmir » Thu Dec 30, 2010 7:52 am

there are a couple of "HUGE" pits, from iron mining, just south of I80 and Lovelock.
I bet, it'd take decades to fill them, and, no rivers or the like anywhere near.
The bottom of one has a sulfuric acid pond........
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Postby Dr. Pyro » Thu Dec 30, 2010 12:17 pm

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Postby Sail Man » Thu Dec 30, 2010 12:48 pm

Dr. Pyro wrote:Theme Camp!


PlayaWaste Raiders :wink:
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Postby BAS » Thu Dec 30, 2010 1:38 pm

Sail Man wrote:
Dr. Pyro wrote:Theme Camp!


PlayaWaste Raiders :wink:


Naw, PlayaWaste Waders!

(Hm, a sulfuric acid pond would be refreshing in ANY camp!)
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Postby ygmir » Thu Dec 30, 2010 1:45 pm

BAS wrote:
Sail Man wrote:
Dr. Pyro wrote:Theme Camp!


PlayaWaste Raiders :wink:


Naw, PlayaWaste Waders!

(Hm, a sulfuric acid pond would be refreshing in ANY camp!)


just ask Vincent Price
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Postby oneeyeddick » Thu Dec 30, 2010 8:35 pm

Raiders wearing waders.

Fucking brilliant!
We have an obligation to make space for everyone, we have no obligation to make that space pleasant.
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Postby Here and there » Sun Mar 20, 2011 5:28 am

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ygmir wrote:there are a couple of "HUGE" pits, from iron mining, just south of I80 and Lovelock.
I bet, it'd take decades to fill them, and, no rivers or the like anywhere near.
The bottom of one has a sulfuric acid pond........




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