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Pay As You Throw: Bin Tax Spies In The Rubbish

by | 24th, May 2007

CCTV cameras watch our every move across the urban landscape, spy drones hover menacingly above us and disembodied voices tell us to pick up the crisp packet we drop welcome to New Labour’s Orwellian nightmare.

The control freaks in the government have now decided to furnish rubbish bins with microchips which can monitor just how much waste we are producing.

According to the Telegraph , more than three million households in Britain are equipped with the technology, increasing fears that we are about to get hit by new ‘bin-tax’ which will penalise householders

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