Ignorance, Illiteracy, Apathy or Bad Design?

toronto recycling bins photo

Photo used with permission of Steven de Sousa. Bigger image here.

So here are three separate bins for litter, bottles and paper; as is typical of the Toronto Transit Commission, the graphics are lousy and the titles nonsensical (why not say bottles or paper?) I suppose one should be happy that people are at least using it. We will repeat the question asked by Steven de Sousa on BlogTO: "What are your thoughts on the commonly observed yet rarely addressed problem of recycling sorting (not just on the TTC)? Is it a problem of illiteracy, apathy, or ignorance?" (I added bad design). ::Blog TO

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