Pop Quiz: I'm The Trashman


Answer: b) "The average American throws away a staggering 4.5 pounds of rubbish daily -- that's 1,600 pounds each year," according to Heather Rogers, author of 'The Hidden Life of Garbage.'

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Source: Alternet, on the Hidden Life of Garbage