Shockingly, 15 million people in the developing world today survive by salvaging waste. Many of them are children.
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BY FRANCES ROBLESMARCH 13, 2007 03:01 AM, UPDATED OCTOBER 02, 2008 06:12 PM Johan Luciano is 13 years old and got kicked out of school in the first grade, because nothing he learned ever stayed in his head. Environmental experts who know him say his developmental delay is the direct result of a battery recycling plant […]
The Children are the invisible guardians of the Landfill treasures. ~GreenFire It isn’t the landfill waste driving 20% of all global pollution, its your waste. Thank God men cannot fly, and lay waste the sky as well as the earth. ~Henry David Thoreau There is a sufficiency in the world for man’s need but not […]