A large percentage of material in dumps is paper. Given exposure to oxygen, bacteria will readily decompose the paper. However, because it is often buried under tons of garbage, no oxygen gets to the paper and ironically it is preserved.
Consumption is a mechanism driving our society. However, not all consumption is good. At times you have to wonder if the news on the printed page is even worth the cost of the material it’s printed on. As you can’t expect great outcomes from consuming bad food, bad information has a similar effect.
News Roll, reusing paper and giving dubious stories an appropriate ending.