This is Chip's first entry in the series "Grist dared me to make a change." Read the second, third, fourth, and fifth here. And support his dare with a gift to Grist. Back in college, I carried around all the garbage I produced for a week to demonstrate the wastefulness of the average student. It wasn't a great way to meet women. Well, now I'm married, so I don't have to worry about that anymore. But I still worry about the environment, and I still want to call attention to garbage – my own and everybody else's. That's why, with …
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