#Trash

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

    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: Record Number of Everest Climbers Leave Waste Behind, Contaminating Water Used by Locals
    Environment

    Record Number of Everest Climbers Leave Waste Behind, Contaminating Water Used by Locals

    By Erica SanchezSushmita Roy  and  Pia Gralki|June 27, 2019

    Volunteers cleaned about 8,000kg of human waste left behind last season. Read more

  • Article: Indonesia Launches ‘Clean Indonesian Movement’ to Fight Plastic Waste
    Environment

    Indonesia Launches ‘Clean Indonesian Movement’ to Fight Plastic Waste

    By Madeleine Keck|May 2, 2019

    The movement will teach environmental lessons to all Indonesian schoolchildren. Read more

  • Article: This French Theme Park Trained Crows to Help Clean Up Litter
    Environment

    This French Theme Park Trained Crows to Help Clean Up Litter

    By Joanna Prisco|Aug. 13, 2018

    You win again, France. You win again. Read more

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

    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 Pile of Ocean Trash Could Be Recognized as a Country
    Environment

    This Pile of Ocean Trash Could Be Recognized as a Country

    By Phineas Rueckert|Sept. 18, 2017

    For real. Read more

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

    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: 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