Decluttering is bad for the planet. Here’s how to do it sustainably.

by Susan Shain from Mic Media August 19, 2021 Picture your neighborhood garbage truck. Got it in your mind? Now picture 29,000 of them, lined up end to end, stretching from Sacramento to San Jose, California. Then, finally, picture all those trucks, brimming with trash and dumping it all in a landfill, every single day.