Are low-techs “soluble” in capitalism?

Defining capitalism

Capitalism will repurchase everything.

(Left) Cartoon on the drifts of zero waste (© bloutouf, translated from French). (Right) Creation of zero-waste needs by capitalism, among potentially useful initiatives.
table comparing eco-gestures in thepry (collective), and in practical capitalism (on individuals)

The low-techs, a deadly blow to market logic, productivism, extractivism and to growth-enthusiasts?

Lowtechs: a back-up for a declining capitalism…?

Weak points (red) from the low-tech definition, and some resistance points (green). © Montreal Lowtech Lab.

… or a way to maintain a destructive ideology with increasingly limited means?

Jugaad / frugal innovation: the low-techs phagocytized by the market system

Conclusion

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