Recycling gets all the attention, but emphasizing reduction and reuse can do so much more to manage waste and curb climate emissions.
waste Archives - State of the Planet
They seem so small, yet they add up to a big problem. Plus, they’re exceptionally annoying.
Without recycling, there can be no circular economy. Without a circular economy, we cannot build environmentally sustainable cities. Without sustainable cities, we’d better start looking for another planet.
As the world re-opens, it’s a good time to take stock of the implications of how we dress.
We can build our production and consumption around the principles of environmental sustainability.
The initial ban created a worldwide headache for scrap managers. The new version of the ban will surely lead to migraines.
We don’t yet understand what the internet is doing to our politics and culture, but we do know what it’s doing to the planet.
We need local policies to encourage better waste management, more recycling and less use of plastics in the first place.
Plastics made from organic material are often touted as being eco-friendly, but do they live up to the hype?