If I blow my nose on toilet paper, is it more environmentally friendly to flush it down the toilet or to throw it in the trash?

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  • 2 months ago

    Drop it in the toilet so germs aren't spread, could always leave the toilet to be flushed next time you use it to save water.

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  • Anonymous
    3 months ago

    I could not care less. I do both without thinking.

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  • 3 months ago

    In this household we use toilet paper made from recycled paper.

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  • 3 months ago

    Probably more environmentally effective is you make an appointment to resolve your sinus problem...you're wasting precious trees / wood by standing here and waiting for the Holy Grail to resolve your problem

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  • 3 months ago

    Throw it in the toilet but don't flush.

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  • 3 months ago

    Neither. With all respect, just hand it to the person next to you for a souvenir.

    • Gian2 months agoReport

      Bravo. Someone showing some old-fashioned charity. 

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  • Pearl
    Lv 7
    3 months ago

    if youre near a toilet throw it in the toilet, if not in the trash

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  • oikoσ
    Lv 7
    3 months ago

    If you are going to flush the toilet anyway, drop the TP in the toilet. Otherwise, treat it like a piece of facial tissue and drop it in the trash.

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  • ioerr
    Lv 7
    3 months ago

    it makes no difference but if it makes you feel better then just go ahead and eat it

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