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Re: [IP] Animas Inserts



I save the tubing and use it to tie up my tomato and other vegie plants in
the summer...
it's great because it never breaks!
my nieces use the tubing to string beads...

stacey


On Mon, Sep 30, 2013 at 8:03 PM, Doug <email @ redacted> wrote:

> where did you think the tubing went ?  Did it magically disappear ? No it
> was put in trash bags after it was removed from the tangle it made at the
> sewage treatment plant
>
> the only way that was helping the environment is if you considered your
> appt
> the environment..
>
> Its more likely that it contributed to additional maintenance on the
> treatment plant and most plants have the highest pollution releases during
> maintenance ...
>
> -----Original Message-----
> From: email @ redacted
> [mailto:email @ redacted] On Behalf Of Adam Brock
> Sent: Monday, September 30, 2013 4:27 PM
> To: email @ redacted
> Subject: Re: [IP] Animas Inserts
>
>  I flushed my tubing down the commode when I lived in an apartment for 5
> years without any repercussions or plumbing issues. The way I saw it, I
> used
> less trashbags so it was probably helping the environment.
> Sent from my BrockBerry
>
> -----Original Message-----
> From: d-d <email @ redacted>
> Sender: <email @ redacted>
> Date: Mon, 30 Sep 2013 15:46:52
> To: <email @ redacted>
> Reply-To: <email @ redacted>
> Subject: Re: [IP] Animas Inserts
>
> Yes, the excess amount of plastic is bad.  Did you know that we can't flush
> our tubing down the toilet, either? :-)
>
> I use Comforts and T-sets, neither of which has an automatic inserter.
> Comforts have less plastic, and they are inserted at an angle.  T-sets
> (made
> by Applied Diabetes Research) have a big round plastic cup of sorts that
> the
> inserter needle snaps into for disposal.  They are inserted at 90 degrees
> and while there is no auto inserter device, I just slap it against
> mystomach
> and it goes right in without pain.  The tubing on the t-sets is slimmer.
>
> Denise Br.
>
> On 9/30/2013 3:31 PM, email @ redacted wrote:
> > ok never mind. I've got it. I'm just so turned off to the amount of
> > plastic. You use it for one second to insert and then it ends up
> > floating in the ocean and then a shark eats it. What a huge waste and
> > impact on the environment.
> >
> >
> > On 9/30/2013 1:58 PM, Louis Diaz wrote:
> >> I didn't watch it.  There are multiple choices on youtube.com
> >>
> >> https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=04UkNITrx5c
> > .
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