Welsh Conservatives have launched a consultation on measures to tackle unwanted junk mail
to debate options to crack down on the annual waste of natural resources and bombarding of people's letterboxes.
Here in the Assembly my group is considering a range of options - including placing a levy on the sender of junk mail
items - but we want you to have your say.
In 2007 when we presented him with evidence of the junk mail
scams that he was facilitating he gave us a similar excuse to the one he had tried in court, bleating: "I am just a fulfilment house.
As marketers, these companies sought to take the lead in the movement toward reducing unwanted emails, phone calls and junk mail
Despite around three billion items of junk mail
being sent out in the past year, spending is down by 6.
The junk mail
firm Best Sales is registered in Holland but operates from Belgium, making it hard for the UK authorities to stop it.
That junk mail
in your box adds up: It takes more than 100 million trees each year to produce--and its production, disposal, and transportation creates more greenhouse gas emissions than 2.
MICHAEL Turner asked me if the Stop Junk Mail
Campaign is about putting people out of work (WoS Letters, July 15, 2007).
THE actions of a rebel postman who told customers how to avoid receiving junk mail
has led to hundreds of thousands of people signing up to opt-out schemes.
A pile of junk mail
that greeted designer Jonathan Farrow when he moved into his new flat led to a potentially award-winning idea.
All of us wonder at times how we got on a list that enabled the dispenser of the junk mail
to locate us.
Our parents, on the other hand, typically consider an invasion of physical mail such as excessive advertisements, unknown mailings, junk mail
, even solicitation phone calls, as a severe invasion of their personal "space.
I've had 25 pieces of junk mail
this week offering me credit cards, mystery prizes and other things I neither asked for or want.
Unfortunately, that response gets them a ticket on the endless merry- go-round of junk mail
that grows upon itself.
The program also features a "wanted mail" box, so uses can sort through junk mail
and rate it with a numeric ranking "junk score.