< Back to categories

Waste & Recycling

Articles

ordered by : date


Rotten eggs: e-waste from Europe poisons Ghana's food chain

The Guardian

24, April 2019

SodaStream’s recycling incentive has left a nasty taste

The Guardian

23, April 2019

Tackling the Plastic Problem, One City (or Country) at a Time

NYT

22, April 2019

It’s Earth Day. Here’s How to Make Less Trash.

NYT

22, April 2019

Paper or Plastic? Time to Bring Your Own Bag

NYT

22, April 2019

The zero-waste revolution: how a new wave of shops could end excess packaging

The Guardian

21, April 2019

Eight unique fashion stores in Coal Drops Yard

The Guardian

18, April 2019

Ocean-Clogging Microplastics Also Pollute the Air, Study Finds

NYT

18, April 2019

Teaching union calls zero-tolerance school policies 'inhumane'

The Guardian

17, April 2019

The truth about expired food: how best-before dates create a waste mountain

The Guardian

17, April 2019

Plastic technology for natural recycling | Letters

The Guardian

16, April 2019

How to Break Your Single-Use Plastics Habit

NYT

16, April 2019

Six-decade plankton study charts rise of ocean plastic waste

The Guardian

16, April 2019

China Seizes 2,700 Ivory Tusks in Massive Smuggling Case

NYT

15, April 2019

'We're not a dump' – poor Alabama towns struggle under the stench of toxic landfills

The Guardian

15, April 2019

The whole package: the food businesses binning plastics

The Guardian

14, April 2019

A deposit scheme for drinks containers, and recycling paper cups | Letters

The Guardian

12, April 2019

Greenpeace Calls for Nestle to Act Over Single-Use Plastics

NYT

11, April 2019

Starbucks spearheads £1m initiative to boost paper cup recycling

The Guardian

10, April 2019

Tanzania to Ban Single-Use Plastics by July: Environment Minister

NYT

8, April 2019

Mining firms must come clean about waste, say investors

The Guardian

5, April 2019

Marine plastic pollution costs the world up to $2.5bn a year, researchers find

The Guardian

4, April 2019

Faith in PM's Brexit offer 'virtually zero': European media's verdict

The Guardian

3, April 2019

One Thing You Can Do: Keep Your Old Gadgets Out of the Trash

NYT

3, April 2019

Senegal President Pledges Action on Environment During Second Term

NYT

2, April 2019

Senegal President Pledges Action on Environment During Second Term

NYT

2, April 2019

Egyptian Official Says Province to Ban Single Use Plastics

NYT

2, April 2019

What we must do to turn the tide on plastic pollution | Letter

The Guardian

2, April 2019

Egyptian Official Says Province to Ban Single Use Plastics

NYT

2, April 2019

New Yorkers Say They Want to Save the Environment (but They Also Love Their Plastic Bags)

NYT

31, March 2019

New Yorkers Say They Want to Save the Environment (but They Also Love Their Plastic Bags)

NYT

31, March 2019

'Filthadelphia' Tries to Shed Nickname by Cleaning Streets

NYT

29, March 2019

'Filthadelphia' Tries to Shed Nickname by Cleaning Streets

NYT

29, March 2019

Dutch Soil Treatment Plant Setback Rocks Recycler Renewi

NYT

29, March 2019

Dutch Soil Treatment Plant Setback Rocks Recycler Renewi

NYT

29, March 2019

Plastic Bags to Be Banned in New York State

NYT

28, March 2019

EU Lawmakers Back Ban on Single-Use Plastics, Set Standard for World

NYT

27, March 2019

EU Lawmakers Back Ban on Single-Use Plastics, Set Standard for World

NYT

27, March 2019

The last straw: European parliament votes to ban single-use plastics

The Guardian

27, March 2019

What We Can Do to Reduce Waste

NYT

24, March 2019

What We Can Do to Reduce Waste

NYT

24, March 2019

Morning mail: Scott Morrison faces Waleed Aly, Cyclone Idai, plastic pollution

The Guardian

21, March 2019

Amyas Morse: ‘I’m angry when ministers waste taxpayers’ billions’

The Guardian

20, March 2019

Hawaii Weighs First-In-Nation Plastic Bans at Restaurants

NYT

19, March 2019

Walkers crisp packet recycling claims need 'a pinch of salt'

The Guardian

19, March 2019

Dead Whale Found With 88 Pounds of Plastic Inside Body in the Philippines

NYT

18, March 2019

88 Pounds of Plastic Found in Dead Whale in the Philippines

NYT

18, March 2019

'Too much time talking': calls for NSW waste levy to fund recycling reform

The Guardian

18, March 2019

'A waste of money': Dublin port reluctantly prepares for Brexit

The Guardian

17, March 2019

As Costs Skyrocket, More U.S. Cities Stop Recycling

NYT

16, March 2019

As Costs Skyrocket, More U.S. Cities Stop Recycling

NYT

16, March 2019

'Holy grail': how textile recycling can help slash emissions, pollution and landfill

The Guardian

16, March 2019

How to live a plastic-free life | Daniel Webb & Bettina Maidment

The Guardian

15, March 2019

How to Avoid Plastic at the Grocery Store

NYT

13, March 2019

How to Avoid Plastic at the Grocery Store

NYT

13, March 2019

Denmark Will School Chefs in Global Problems and Solutions

NYT

12, March 2019

‘Rubbish police’ check bin bags to drive up recycling rates

The Guardian

10, March 2019

Antisemitism: failure to censure activist mocks Labour’s ‘zero-tolerance’ stance

The Guardian

9, March 2019

Don't waste it: unusual apprenticeships for a career lift

The Guardian

5, March 2019

That Dusty Apple Macintosh Plus From the ’80s? It Could End Up on TV

NYT

3, March 2019

That Dusty Apple Macintosh Plus From the ’80s? It Could End Up on TV

NYT

3, March 2019

Only a third of Australia's plastic packaging waste gets recycled

The Guardian

2, March 2019

A salad made from ‘waste’ spring onion tops | Waste Not

The Guardian

2, March 2019

Burning issue: are waste-to-energy plants a good idea?

The Guardian

28, February 2019

Glastonbury festival bans plastic bottles

The Guardian

27, February 2019

'Moment of reckoning': US cities burn recyclables after China bans imports

The Guardian

21, February 2019

Five Melbourne councils forced to dump recycling in landfill as Victoria crisis deepens

The Guardian

19, February 2019

UK government backs campaign for recycling bases in Pakistan

The Guardian

18, February 2019

Food waste bins should be collected weekly, says Michael Gove

The Guardian

18, February 2019

Life Without Plastic Is Possible. It’s Just Very Hard.

NYT

16, February 2019

Life Without Plastic Is Possible. It’s Just Very Hard.

NYT

16, February 2019

Marie Kondo Helped, but What About the Extra Stuff?

NYT

15, February 2019

Meal kits cut food waste but packaging is a problem, study finds

The Guardian

14, February 2019

Corrections and clarifications

The Guardian

7, February 2019

Dam collapse: the desperate search at Brazil's 'ground zero'

The Guardian

3, February 2019

You Flushed the Toilet. They Made Some Bricks.

NYT

1, February 2019

Letters to the Editor

NYT

1, February 2019

You Flushed the Toilet. They Made Some Bricks.

NYT

1, February 2019

The Real Junk Food Project turns supermarket waste into tasty meals

The Guardian

26, January 2019

Bali plans tourist tax to tackle plastic pollution

The Guardian

25, January 2019

Tesco teams up with charity to tackle food waste

The Guardian

24, January 2019

N.Y. Today: Single-Use Plastic Bags May Soon Be Banned

NYT

22, January 2019

N.Y. Today: Single-Use Plastic Bags May Soon Be Banned

NYT

22, January 2019

UK's first contact lens recycling scheme launches

The Guardian

15, January 2019

A New York Plastic Bag Ban: What Is Cuomo Proposing and Is It a Good Thing?

NYT

15, January 2019

A New York Plastic Bag Ban: What Is Cuomo Proposing and Is It a Good Thing?

NYT

15, January 2019

How to Sell, Donate or Recycle Your Stuff

NYT

11, January 2019

How to Sell, Donate or Recycle Your Stuff

NYT

11, January 2019

Moving Forward: A Path To Net Zero Emissions By 2070

NYT

10, January 2019

Moving Forward: A Path To Net Zero Emissions By 2070

NYT

10, January 2019

Food waste chief to target 'scandal' of 250m binned UK meals

The Guardian

31, December 2018

How to Recycle Your Christmas Tree

NYT

28, December 2018

How to Recycle Your Christmas Tree

NYT

28, December 2018

Schools urged to eliminate single-use plastics by 2022

The Guardian

27, December 2018

Plastic pollution discovered at deepest point of ocean

The Guardian

20, December 2018

Packaging producers to pay full recycling costs under waste scheme

The Guardian

18, December 2018

Peterborough council apologises over 'waster' recycling stickers

The Guardian

1, December 2018

These Artists Are Creating Work That’s About, and Made From, Food

NYT

29, November 2018

Trawling for trash: the brands turning plastic pollution into fashion

The Guardian

23, November 2018

I collected my plastic waste for a year, and learned the truth about recycling | Daniel Webb

The Guardian

12, November 2018

Retailers to pay up to £1bn for recycling under waste strategy

The Guardian

11, November 2018

Word of the year? ‘Single-use’ glosses over the grim truth about plastics

The Guardian

9, November 2018

The Pros and Cons of New York’s Fledgling Compost Program

NYT

9, November 2018

The Pros and Cons of New York’s Fledgling Compost Program

NYT

9, November 2018

'Single-use' named 2018 word of the year

The Guardian

7, November 2018

European Parliament Approves Ban on Single-Use Plastics

NYT

25, October 2018

European parliament approves sweeping ban on single-use plastics

The Guardian

24, October 2018

Istanbul Vending Machines Offer Subway Credit for Recycled Bottles and Cans

NYT

17, October 2018

Istanbul Vending Machines Offer Subway Credit for Recycled Bottles and Cans

NYT

17, October 2018

Crunch time for forests and plastic pollution (including crisp packets) | Letters

The Guardian

5, October 2018

Most Australians believe household recycling sent to landfill, survey finds

The Guardian

4, October 2018

320,000 High Schoolers to Get Free Water Bottles. The Goal? 54 Million Fewer Single-Use Drinks

NYT

23, September 2018

Single use plastic bottles banned from half marathon in London

The Guardian

12, September 2018

The Conflict of Interest That Is Killing Recycling

NYT

15, August 2018

The Conflict of Interest That Is Killing Recycling

NYT

15, August 2018

Australian Chain Reintroduces Free Plastic Bags, Bucking Global Trend

NYT

1, August 2018

A First Apartment, With (Almost) Zero Waste

NYT

23, July 2018

A First Apartment, With (Almost) Zero Waste

NYT

23, July 2018

Waste incineration set to overtake recycling in England, Greens warn

The Guardian

16, July 2018

Waste crisis: where's your recycling going now?

The Guardian

25, June 2018

Whale’s Death in Thailand Points to Global Scourge: Plastic in Oceans

NYT

4, June 2018

Whale’s Death in Thailand Points to Global Scourge: Plastic in Oceans

NYT

4, June 2018

Your Recycling Gets Recycled, Right? Maybe, or Maybe Not

NYT

29, May 2018

One of the World’s Best Chefs Talks Food Waste

NYT

30, October 2017

One of the World’s Best Chefs Talks Food Waste

NYT

30, October 2017

Anthony Bourdain Talks Tough About Food Waste

NYT

6, October 2017

Anthony Bourdain Talks Tough About Food Waste

NYT

6, October 2017

Hotel Buffets, a Culprit of Food Waste, Get Downsized

NYT

8, September 2017

Hotel Buffets, a Culprit of Food Waste, Get Downsized

NYT

8, September 2017

Fight Plastic Pollution

NYT

28, July 2017

Fight Plastic Pollution

NYT

28, July 2017

Diverting Food Waste

NYT

9, June 2017

Diverting Food Waste

NYT

9, June 2017

How New York Is Turning Food Waste Into Compost and Gas

NYT

2, June 2017

How New York Is Turning Food Waste Into Compost and Gas

NYT

2, June 2017

Community Q&A

Ask a question

ordered by : relevance