Weekly waste and recyclables, US family

Weekly waste and recyclables, US family

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This image is part of the sequence environment: Weekly waste and recyclables in the USA

Credit: PETER MENZEL/SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY

Caption: Family portrait of the Wimms-Brant family of New York, USA, surrounded by a week's worth of their recyclables and landfill waste. They are one of eight families in four US cities who took part in a photographic project documenting their household waste. Recyclable items are at left. Items destined for landfill are at right. This project was sponsored by the Glad Products Company. Further data, including weights, available on request. Photographed in 2014. For all eight families, see C021/8160-8167.

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