junk mail


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junk mail

mail which is sent unsolicited and indiscriminately to a person or firm with a view to interesting them in a product.
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The Stop Junk Mail group said the company beats data protection laws by addressing mailshots to "the householder" instead of using the person's name.
It's time all this junk mail was stopped as surely in this day and age there are plenty of advertising facilities provided via social media and TV.
When you receive junk mail, firstly take out your own personal details and destroy them.
People who do not want junk mail can just take it out of their mailbox and throw it in their rubbish bin or, if they can be bothered put a sticker on their mailbox saying 'no flyers'.
Junk Mail's first mobile app will integrate with its Sugar system to enable employees to manage contracts on the go.
Junk mail will not end until there is an alternate platform available to the retailers.”
It takes 17 trees and 7,000 gallons of water to produce a tonne of junk mail. It is estimated that 9 million trees were felled in 2012 to produce junk mail, production which required 16.5 billion gallons of water, all representing a waste of our valuable natural resources.
Indeed junk mail often targets the vulnerable and elderly with scams and pushy correspondence.
It takes 17 trees and 7,000 gallons of water to produce a tonne of junk mail, and in 2012 an estimated 17.5 items of it were produced!
But consumer help website MoneySavingExpert.com is concerned many people may mistake their reclaim letters for junk mail, and throw them away.
Luton crown court heard how he acted on behalf of scams including notorious junk mail from Delices & Gourmandises, which we've exposed for its mailings that suggested you had won PS7,500.
Robert Skinner, defending, said Hissan believed he was ditching junk mail.