Solar panels are starting to d...

Aug 13, 2020 by

Solar panels are starting to die. What will we do with the megatons of toxic trash?

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Ocean Plastic Pollution Will T...

Jul 28, 2020 by

Ocean Plastic Pollution Will Triple by 2040 Without Drastic Action

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How to Recycle Your Old Mattre...

Jul 23, 2020 by

How to Recycle Your Old Mattress

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Prince Edward Island Has Remov...

Jul 21, 2020 by

Prince Edward Island Has Removed Millions of Plastic Bags From Its Waste Stream

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Fix drinking water supplies to...

May 28, 2020 by

Fix drinking water supplies to reduce ocean plastic

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Plastic recycling is broken. S...

May 11, 2020 by

Plastic recycling is broken. So why does Big Plastic want $1 billion to fix it?

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Importance of Recycling as A W...

May 7, 2020 by

Importance of Recycling as A Way to Save the Environment

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The Great Recycling Con

Dec 9, 2019 by

The greatest trick companies ever played was making us think we could recycle their products.

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San Francisco’s Quest to Make ...

Nov 21, 2019 by

‘Zero Waste’ might be the impossible dream, but San Francisco isn’t giving up.

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Why We Need to Fight for Recyc...

Nov 15, 2019 by

This America Recycles Day, take the #BeRecycled pledge and help keep our ocean – and our planet – healthy

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Oct 18, 2019 by

FOR DECADES, COCA-COLA has burnished its public image as an environmentally caring company with donations to recycling nonprofits. Meanwhile, as one of the world’s most polluting brands, Coke has quietly fought efforts to hold the company accountable for plastic waste.

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One Very Bad Habit Is Fueling ...

Aug 30, 2019 by

It’s called “wishcycling,” and pretty much all of us do it.

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Here’s a handy guide to ...

Aug 27, 2019 by

How often do you wonder about what can go in the recycling bin and what cannot? The answer varies from municipality to municipality, as each has its own facilities for recovering waste materials and not all are the same.

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7 steps in the process of meta...

Aug 1, 2019 by

The metal recycling process is a very important and useful process. It has a major advantage over the other processes. The basic properties of metal do not change even after repeated recycling over and over again. It prevents the exploitation of energy and damage to the environment.

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Cleansing Plastic From Oceans:...

Jun 28, 2019 by

Shoji Kousaka always thought of Japan as a place where people knew how to dispose of their trash.

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Upcycled plastic bottles are u...

Jun 18, 2019 by

Innovative design start-up Six Miles Across London Limited (small.) has just unveiled an emergency shelter made almost entirely out of upcycled plastic bottles.

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‘Recycling Is Like a Band-Aid ...

Jun 14, 2019 by

What was most compelling to Hutton, however, was that Liboiron wasn’t just pondering changes to the scientific method on a theoretical level—she was living them.

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What’s Worrying the Plastics I...

Jun 7, 2019 by

This year’s Global Plastics Summit revealed an industry that sees big growth ahead but also serious challenges, from plastics in the ocean to climate impact.

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China’s Recycling Policy Is Ma...

Apr 2, 2019 by

“Just because it’s made of plastic doesn’t mean it can be recycled.”

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7 Unique Ways to Go Green in t...

Jan 30, 2019 by

There are a variety of ways to go green in the home, such as recycling, using less water, opting for plastic alternatives, and cutting down on energy use.

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China gets tough on US recycla...

Jan 10, 2019 by

Beijing’s 2018 crackdown on recyclables was widely decried as a disaster for global recycling. Facing rising recycling costs, cities like Sanford, Maine, have found innovative ways to respond.

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10 ideas for zero-waste gift w...

Dec 6, 2018 by

Wrapping beautiful presents for the holidays can create a lot of trash, thanks to all of the paper, bags, bows and ribbons.

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Everything you’ve been t...

Dec 2, 2018 by

Recycling is an easy cop-out for governments and large corporations, but the truth is that we have to take very different action if we want to stop irreversibly poisoning the planet

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Overwhelmed by climate change?...

Oct 12, 2018 by

From campaigning to installing insulation and solar panels, some practical steps you can take to help avoid climate breakdown.

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This Week in Tech: A Floating ...

Jul 20, 2018 by

[Translate] Technology Plus, new legislation that would require New York skyscrapers to have green roofs, a tiny house that could...

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Earth | Food | Life: Want to M...

Jul 20, 2018 by

[Translate] Greetings! Earlier this year, we initiated our launch of Earth | Food | Life, a project of the Independent Media...

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The Gift of Death

Oct 23, 2017 by

[Translate] Pathological consumption has become so normalised that we scarcely notice it. By George Monbiot, published in the...

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Aug 1, 2017 by

Large tech companies are making a positive impact on the industry and their customers in a number of ways.

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Dec 23, 2016 by

[Translate] Posted by Lauren Tyler NGT NEWS.COM Renewable fuels company Neste has launched a new holiday recycling campaign that...

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Dec 14, 2016 by

[Translate] Apeel Sciences uses what might otherwise be trash to make a second skin for fragile fruit and vegetable products. (Photo:...

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