Odd Thing #13: A place for pets

Odd Thing #13: A place for pets

Written by sonicsuns

Topics: Everything, Odd Things, Tips

Sometimes, near a row of trash cans, you’ll see something like this:
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But despite appearances, this is not a convenient place to stash your dog, cat or parakeet.

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/”Pet” in this case derives from “petroleum”, as in oil, which is the main ingredient in standard plastic bottles. So “pet” means “plastic bottles”. Thus, the inside of the pet bin looks like this:
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(The labels on the bottles have all been removed)


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/And now you know.
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/Image credit: http://www.flickr.com/photos/ihasb33r/2573196546/sizes/m/in/photostream/

  • DMT

    …and knowing is half the battle./
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    /But seriously, useful tidbit.

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