#Waste management

  • Article: These Volunteers Are Cleaning Up 22,000 Pounds of Trash Left on Mount Everest
    Environment

    These Volunteers Are Cleaning Up 22,000 Pounds of Trash Left on Mount Everest

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|May 3, 2019

    Only 5,200 people have ever ascended the tallest mountain in the world. Read more

  • Article: Canada Is Working on Plastic Problem Following Philippines' Threat of 'War' Over Waste
    Environment

    Canada Is Working on Plastic Problem Following Philippines' Threat of 'War' Over Waste

    By Sushmita Roy|April 24, 2019

    A private Canadian company shipped more than 2,450 tons of “illegal” waste to the Philippines. Read more

  • Article: Sir David Attenborough Backs Decision to Double UK Aid for Plastic Recycling
    Environment

    Sir David Attenborough Backs Decision to Double UK Aid for Plastic Recycling

    By Imogen Calderwood|March 12, 2019

    Recycling is vital for cutting down on waste, improving health, and generating green jobs. Read more

  • Article: This UK Charity Uses Recycling to Create Healthier, Greener Lives in Kenya
    Environment

    This UK Charity Uses Recycling to Create Healthier, Greener Lives in Kenya

    By Imogen Calderwood|March 11, 2019

    Waste management isn’t pretty, but it is vital. Read more

  • Article: A Mountain of Plastic Has Been Burning for 3 Straight Months in South Korea
    Environment

    A Mountain of Plastic Has Been Burning for 3 Straight Months in South Korea

    By Joe McCarthy|March 4, 2019

    The crisis highlights South Korea’s unsustainable relationship with plastic. Read more

  • Article: This Company Turns Sewage Into Fuel That Doesn't Emit Carbon Dioxide
    Finance & Innovation

    This Company Turns Sewage Into Fuel That Doesn't Emit Carbon Dioxide

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|Oct. 29, 2018

    It wants to transform energy production and waste management. Read more

  • Article: Subway Commuters in Istanbul Can Now Recycle Bottles for Tickets
    Finance & Innovation

    Subway Commuters in Istanbul Can Now Recycle Bottles for Tickets

    By Joe McCarthy|Oct. 18, 2018

    Turkey is the most wasteful country in Europe. Read more

  • Article: Thailand Wants to End the Hot Potato Game of Global Waste
    Environment

    Thailand Wants to End the Hot Potato Game of Global Waste

    By Joe McCarthy|Aug. 17, 2018

    Few countries want to deal with hazardous and hard-to-recycle forms of waste. Read more