Profit over common good

Editor:

Arizona Corporation Commission doesn’t support biomass conversion of Cholla Power Plant to protect individual customer rates, so why should I care about the forest restoration project?

Payson Town Council discontinues recycling programs to save taxpayers money, so why should I care about recycling?

It’s fascinating to watch a civilization destroy itself for individual profit rather than do the right thing for the common good of all of us.

James D Sargent, Payson

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Phil Mason

One simple question. Are you aware that products made with recycled material use a much higher level of fossil fuels that products made with natural material and they cost more to the consumer? Just take a minute and work that through your mind. More use of fossil fuels and higher cost to the consumer is somehow environment friendly?


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