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Two Florida Men Accused of Illegally Dumping Human Waste in Manholes
The owner of a waste company and his driver were charged for allegedly dumping sewage into manholes three times, according to the West Palm Beach police. Some of the human ...
October 14, 2019
Couple Start a School for Poor Kids That Accepts Plastic Waste Recycling Instead of Tuition
The world is becoming more and more connected, and the opportunity to go to school has never been ...
June 5, 2019
San Francisco Residents, Tourists Criticize City’s Needle, Human-Waste Problems
SAN FRANCISCO—Hypodermic needles and human waste littering the streets of San Francisco have become an increasingly common occurrence. ...
May 20, 2019
Here are 7 Home Hacks to Stop You Throwing Away Your Tea Bags
What do you do with a used tea bag? You throw it away, right? Wrong! Wait, we’re sorry, ...
February 22, 2019
Florence’s Flooding Kills 3.4 Million Poultry and 5,500 Hogs
About 3.4 million chickens and turkeys and 5,500 hogs have been killed in flooding from Florence as rising ...
September 19, 2018
The Associated Press
How Chefs Are Tackling Our $161 Billion Culture of Food Waste
How picky eating and our need for perfect produce led to this mess.
January 8, 2016
Plastics of the Future May Be Made From Sulfur, Not Oil, Putting Waste to Good Use
What has chemistry ever done for me, you might ask?
January 5, 2016
Joseph C. Bear
The Oceans’ Plastic Problem Gets 8M Tons Worse Every Year (Video)
New research shows humans send between 4.8 and 12.7 million tons of plastics into the world’s oceans every ...
February 13, 2015
Coal Ash Considered Hazardous Waste by Environmentalists, Harmless by EPA
Six years ago, there was a massive spill of coal ash sludge in Tennessee. Three years later, tons ...
December 20, 2014
Sustainable Options for Reducing NYC’s Mounds of Garbage
In the latest news surrounding the planned 91st St. garbage transfer station on the Upper East Side, Asphalt ...
August 7, 2014
DVD vs. Video Streaming: Which Wastes More Energy?
Americans can save enough power to run 200,000 households a year by streaming videos with efficient devices instead ...
June 6, 2014
Half of the World’s Food Is Thrown Away
30 percent of perfectly good vegetables are not harvested simply because they aren't pretty. Thirty to 50 percent ...
June 1, 2014
How to Create Wealth From Waste and Reduce Our Landfill
While Australia’s rich stocks of raw mineral resources have contributed to the nation’s wealth and given us a ...
March 29, 2014
Finding Beauty in Waste
England-based couple use fire hose waste and other waste material to create fashion items.
December 8, 2013
Saved From Landfill: San Jose’s Food Waste Becomes Energy, Compost
Zero Waste Energy Development Company (ZWEDC) and the city of San Jose held the opening ceremony for the ...
November 29, 2013
Mountains of Trash Surround More Than One Third of China’s Cities
More than one third of China’s cities are surrounded by waste. Municipal waste accumulation covers 124,000 acres of ...
July 29, 2013
Reinventing the World of Plastic
Plastic coming from food waste—that is the remarkable promise of Italian company Bio-on, which claims their super-green product ...
January 29, 2013
Canada Highest Per Capita Waste Producer Compared to Other Developed Nations
Canada produces the most garbage per capita when compared to other developed countries according to a report.
January 23, 2013
Waste Transfer Station Proposal Moves Forward
A proposed waste transfer station on the Upper East Side has received final approval and will be built, ...
July 23, 2012
National Guidelines Recommended for E-Waste Recycling
The United States is among the world’s leading producers of computers and electronic goods, but it is one ...
May 22, 2012
More CNN Staff Rip Company Leadership Over Bias, Trump Coverage, Undercover Video Shows
Trump Confirms Energy Secretary Rick Perry’s Resignation
Mimi Nguyen Ly
Senate Fails to Override Trump Veto Over Funding for Border Wall
Juul Stops Sales of Fruit, Dessert Flavors of E-Cigarettes, as Number of Lung Illnesses Rise
Sen. Sasse Wants a Vote on Protecting Church Tax-Exemptions
Opioid Epidemic Cost US Economy $631 Billion Over 4 Years, Study Says
Paul Blocks Senate Vote on House-Passed Resolution Criticizing American Withdrawal From Syria