Well, since the ban of big gulps, the demand for styrofoam has gone way down
New York City is very close to becoming a dictatorship. But its for your own
good, just like all dictatorships, right?
"At the end of time, the only things that are going to be left are
cockroaches and Styrofoam unless we do something about it," Quinn said
during a press conference.So what are they going to do about the
cockroaches? When you look in the dictionary under "nanny
state" it has Mayor Bloomberg's picture.
Perhaps banning some taxes will promote a healthy environment.Political leaders were to be servants, not masters.
The air and the water will recover, the earth will be renewed, and if it’s
true that plastic is not degradable, well, the planet will simply incorporate
plastic into a new pardigm: the earth plus plastic. The earth doesn’t
share our prejudice towards plastic. Plastic came out of the earth. The earth
probably sees plastic as just another one of its children. Could be the only
reason the earth allowed us to be spawned from it in the first place. It wanted
plastic for itself. Didn’t know how to make it. Needed us. Could be the
answer to our age-old egocentric philosophical question, “Why are we
here?” Plastic…George Carlin
Mr. BloombergIt might be easier if you would come out with a list of
things you don't want to ban.
Polystyrene foam takes nearly 100 years to break down, essentially into dust,
however full decomposition takes over 1 million years.