This note is a part of my Zettelkasten. What is below might not be complete or accurate. It is also likely to change often.
22nd July, 2020

Resource Depletion

Resource depletion is not a binary fact. As a resource gets rarer and rarer, it will require costlier, more unsustainable methods to extract and process. At what point a resource stops being cost-effective is something which will be determined by the market.