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The article included contains a description of Giles Slade’s book called “Made to Break” which talks about planned obsolescence, how it started, and how it has developed. He talks about today’s buy and throw away culture where people are constantly buying new products, and then throwing them away while they still work, only to buy new ones, continuing in a vicious cycle that is doing damage to our environment.