Cut anything that has a loop before throwing it out so it doesn’t end up around and animal’s neck at the landfill. Dump dwellers’ lives are miserable enough, second only to those in sanctuary cities. If you toss fishing line or nets without cutting them up, you are a criminal. P.S.: Your tackle shop has a device that cuts old live right on the reel. It falls off into harmless pieces. For that service you may pay a buck more for new line (The horror!), but you’ll leave with the latest tips on what and where. Do-dah.