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TheMadMonk Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Dec-10-11 06:12 AM
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14. Do you really want a pissing match? Stop deliberately misinterpretting... words. Home, as in, the nation which created the polluting material. But that's not the American way is it? The American way is to demonstrate superiority through deliberate wastefulness, and then leave the mess for others to deal with.

BTW: I save my batteries, out of the weather so the cases aren't degraded. And when I have enough to make the trip worthwhile, I take them to a recycler. A recycler who is regulated out the wazoo.
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  -Spent Batteries From U.S. Put Mexicans Health at Risk alp227  Dec-08-11 07:53 PM   #0 
  - I didn't know there was a market for exploding Chinese cars. n/t  Ian David   Dec-08-11 07:55 PM   #1 
  - Is there any other kind?  bluedigger   Dec-08-11 08:10 PM   #2 
  - E-waste "recycling" in places like Africa and India is horrific  IDemo   Dec-08-11 08:44 PM   #3 
  - Lead in used U.S. batteries put Mexicans at risk  Judi Lynn   Dec-09-11 06:13 AM   #4 
  - A good, blunt heads up to Mexican regulators to up their recycling standards.  pinto   Dec-09-11 06:13 AM   #5 
  - Strange, how the lead in used Mexican batteries don't seem to put them at risk.  Lasher   Dec-09-11 06:13 AM   #6 
  - Strange how the US consumes damned near everything, inc. lead...  TheMadMonk   Dec-09-11 06:13 AM   #7 
     - Everybody wants to consume.  Lasher   Dec-09-11 06:13 AM   #8 
        - True enough. But far too many Americans deliberately OVERCONSUME...  TheMadMonk   Dec-09-11 06:13 AM   #10 
           - Wait a minute, Mexicans want those used batteries.  Lasher   Dec-09-11 06:13 AM   #11 
              - So anyone who's desperate enough to risk their own lives for your...  TheMadMonk   Dec-09-11 03:56 PM   #12 
                 - So what do you do with your own depleted batteries?  Lasher   Dec-09-11 08:50 PM   #13 
                    - Do you really want a pissing match? Stop deliberately misinterpretting...  TheMadMonk   Dec-10-11 06:12 AM   #14 
                       - It is a legitimate appeal to the principle of similar circumstances.  Lasher   Dec-10-11 09:46 AM   #17 
                          - I outsource to a responsible recycler. The US outsources ALWAYS...  TheMadMonk   Dec-10-11 07:56 PM   #18 
                             - Australias big export lead poison  Lasher   Dec-12-11 05:35 AM   #20 
  - Its America's fault for not attaching Environmental Rules to NAFTA  FreakinDJ   Dec-09-11 06:13 AM   #9 
  - This is Mexico's fault, not ours. Mexico is a oligarchy, has been since before Pancho Villa.  Drahthaardogs   Dec-10-11 06:28 AM   #15 
  - We need a revolution also.  Hotler   Dec-10-11 08:47 AM   #16 
  - Spent batteries from Mexico too. n/t  tabasco   Dec-10-11 10:45 PM   #19 

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