If you’re looking for a bit more inspiration for the new year, consider this: Has your company ever thought about going zero waste? These 10 firms working toward zero waste to landfill prove it’s possible. And no, it won’t kill jobs or hurt profits. more

Jan 17, 2017 12:00 AM Features

It seems that educational efforts are being graded upon contamination rates — which aren’t really due to lack of education, but often times due to the collection method. more

Jan 17, 2017 12:00 AM Features

Earlier this year, a video explaining Sweden’s efficient trash burning system made the Facebook rounds, touting a shocking statistic: less than one percent of this country’s household waste ends up in a landfill. more

Jan 8, 2017 12:00 AM Features

If garbage cans could talk, the least they could do is remind us if we’re running out of easily-forgotten house essentials. Enter GeniCan: a smart device that scans products as you toss ‘em and automatically drafts a grocery list on your smartphones. more

Jan 8, 2017 12:00 AM Features

New research suggests switching to source separated recycling collections could save Welsh councils over a million pounds a year. more

Dec 15, 2016 12:00 AM News

If every family re-used 2 feet of ribbon, we'd save enough to tie a bow around the planet. The sustainability-minded junk removal service, Junk King, created an infographic detailing the embarrassing excess of waste. more

Dec 11, 2016 12:00 AM Features

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