#Garbage

  • Article: Americans Produce 3 Times as Much Garbage as the Global Average

    Americans Produce 3 Times as Much Garbage as the Global Average

    By Joe McCarthy|July 3, 2019

    The world produces enough waste annually to fill 822,000 Olympic-sized pools. Read more

  • Article: The US Is Rapidly Running Out of Landfill Space

    The US Is Rapidly Running Out of Landfill Space

    By Joe McCarthy|May 14, 2018

    There are a few ways to avoid a catastrophe. Read more

  • Article: Stunning Photos Show Scale of Lebanon's Garbage Crisis

    Stunning Photos Show Scale of Lebanon's Garbage Crisis

    By Joe McCarthy|Jan. 24, 2018

    They show in a magnified form what's happening elsewhere in the world. Read more

  • Article: This Uninhabited Island in the South Pacific Is Completely Covered in Trash

    This Uninhabited Island in the South Pacific Is Completely Covered in Trash

    By James Hitchings-Hales|May 17, 2017

    One of the world’s most remote islands is littered with 38 million pieces of plastic. Read more

  • Article: This Is How Norway Is Trying to Bring Carbon Emissions to Zero

    This Is How Norway Is Trying to Bring Carbon Emissions to Zero

    By Joe McCarthy|Feb. 1, 2017

    First, no landfills. Next, no carbon emissions. Read more

  • Article: Trash Talk: Everything you never knew you wanted to know about garbage

    Trash Talk: Everything you never knew you wanted to know about garbage

    By Natalie Prolman|March 2, 2015

    Every single one of us - whether we realize it or not - is effected by the problem of garbage! Read more

  • Article: This is why we can't have nice things.

    This is why we can't have nice things.

    March 6, 2014

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