#Waste

  • Article: 7 Bad Habits That Are Also Bad for the Environment
    Environment

    7 Bad Habits That Are Also Bad for the Environment

    By Tess Sohngen|Aug. 31, 2017

    Listen to your scientist. Read more

  • Article: Seattle to Ban All Plastic Straws, Utensils in Restaurants in 2018
    Environment

    Seattle to Ban All Plastic Straws, Utensils in Restaurants in 2018

    By Joe McCarthy|Aug. 28, 2017

    It’s part of a much larger movement. Read more

  • Article: 10 Things You Didn’t Know You Could Recycle
    Environment

    10 Things You Didn’t Know You Could Recycle

    By Marnie Cunningham|Aug. 2, 2017

    Dispose of your old junk in the right way Read more

  • Article: Turns Out There’s Not Just 1 Great Oceanic Garbage Patch — There Are 5
    Environment

    Turns Out There’s Not Just 1 Great Oceanic Garbage Patch — There Are 5

    By Joe McCarthy|July 24, 2017

    And that’s just the start of the plastic problem. Read more

  • Article: 75% of All Plastic Ever Made Has Been Thrown Away and Other Startling Facts
    Environment

    75% of All Plastic Ever Made Has Been Thrown Away and Other Startling Facts

    By Joe McCarthy|July 20, 2017

    Humans have produced 1 billion elephants worth of plastic. Read more

  • Article: A Tram Filled with 50,000 Takeaway Coffee Cups Spotted on the Streets of Melbourne
    Environment

    A Tram Filled with 50,000 Takeaway Coffee Cups Spotted on the Streets of Melbourne

    By Marnie Cunningham|March 7, 2017

    It’s time to ditch the disposable for the reusable. Read more

  • Article: Humans Have Created 30 Trillion Tons of Stuff, Creating a New Layer of the Earth
    Environment

    Humans Have Created 30 Trillion Tons of Stuff, Creating a New Layer of the Earth

    By Joe McCarthy|Dec. 12, 2016

    It’s called the “Technosphere.” Read more

  • Article: These Are the World's Most Wasteful Cities
    ImpactEnvironment

    These Are the World's Most Wasteful Cities

    By Luca Powell|Oct. 28, 2016

    They produce 12% of the world's waste. Read more