Trash is something not many people take the time to think about. However, it is an inconvenience to people when it comes to taking out the trash weekly, the unpleasant odor, and how much can accumulate. The average person generates about four pounds of trash a day! In about a year, the average person could accumulate about one thousand five hundred pounds of trash. There are various ways for someone to reduce the amount of trash he or she may bring about.