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Does the Reduce-Reuse-Recycle rule always apply?

Does the triple-R rule (or its extended version like Reduce-Reuse-Repair-Recycle) apply to everything, in that order, as the most sustainable process? Just wondering if you could think of any ...
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What's a waterproof substance suitable for repairing cracked rubber boots?

My rubber boots are cracking where they form folds when I walk, as well as the soles attachment. What is a generic name of a flexible and waterproof substance/product that I can use to patch/glue? I ...
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How to fix plastic (acetate) glasses frame?

My prescription glasses has fallen on the ground... it's an Oakley Shifter 2.0 Black Smoke. Lenses are still good but the frame has broken when falling on the ground (a clean cut directly where the ...
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Deciding when to stop patching a hose

When you live in the country and have hoses that are kept outside, they will occasionally get chewed on. I fix them when that happens, with a hose repair kit: If you haven't used one of these, you ...
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How to protect road damage from rain?

Here where I am living in the rainy season the roads are damaged due to the large amount of rainfall. I know the quality of the roads is low, they are made of Damara. I want to protect my road and ...