Too many fliers in the paper

Dear Editor,

Thank you for your informative facts on the garbage that we the readers of the Terrace Standard, contribute to the landfills especially at Christmas. I agree that much money is spent this way when we could be recycling your newspaper. I would be happy to participate just as soon as you stop filling the paper with numerous flyers that are immediately thrown in the garbage or litter our roads and streets. I have been told that you are paid to cram as many flyers as possible into the paper but flyers that are doubled and/or are from towns far away are just junk. Your contribution to landfills every week far outweighs one day of Christmas wrapping.

Before you preach to the masses, I suggest you take a good look your own capitalistic practices.

Francis Stokes,

Kitwanga,BC

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