Illegal Disposal of Waste Has a History

Pop Sci promoting illegal disposal of waste in 1963Popular Science promoting illegal disposal of waste in 1963

I would like to say I find this humorous but it is really shocking to think it was not that long ago that a leading scholarly publication would promote such a practice. We have finally stopped promoting flushing old pharmaceuticals down the toilet.

I could go on and on, but on a positive note, people are much more aware about protecting human health and the environment. We still have a long way to go.

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