When we see containers of yogurt in the trash, perfectly good fruit and vegetables sent to the organics bin - we are moved to frustration when it appears that the disposed food could have been donated to a food bank. more

Dec 9, 2016 12:00 AM Features

Fresh Food In Garbage Can To Illustrate Waste

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A change in cultural and social factors — such as overcoming a distaste for doggy bags — will be required to shift people’s behaviour. more

Dec 4, 2016 12:00 AM Features

On Black Friday alone, consumers in the US and around the world bought billions of dollars worth of stuff, including a whole lot of clothes. That clothing haul is something environmental organization Greenpeace is not happy about. more

Dec 3, 2016 12:00 AM Features

The idea of zero waste communities operating closed-loop systems that emulate a circular economy is currently a popular movement across the globe. more

Nov 28, 2016 12:00 AM Features

The Ontario Waste Management Association’s Board of Directors announced today that after a rigorous selection process, it has appointed Gord White to serve as the organization’s next Chief Executive Officer. more

Nov 25, 2016 12:00 AM Features

Starbucks might be on to something, at least when their baristas spell people’s names right. That’s one of the conclusions made by a joint study put on by University of Alberta and researchers out of Boston University. more

Nov 22, 2016 12:00 AM Features

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