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Waste minimisation

Un-used assets are all around us!

The permaculture principle 'produce no waste' stands in marked contrast to our throw-away society in which millions of tons of 'rubbish' are simply dumped in huge holes in the ground each year.

This section suggests ways in which this 'rubbish' can be recognised for what it actually is; a highly valuable resource, whether as something that another household could make great use of, as the basic ingredients for an entirely new product or craft item, or as the raw materials for compost or recycling.


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