It's not just the conservative economists with their flapping on and in about inflation that never arrives. Most environmentalists seem unable to let go of a 70s-era obsession with littering.
How many pieces do you read like this one that soft pedals the actual crisis of climate change while worrying about what goes into landfills.
News flash: landfills are not a problem. We have tons of room, they don't leak, and they provide jobs in depressed rural communities.