Nina Corfu | CBC News

A change in policy halfway around the world means plastic bags that are supposed to be recycled — according to Nova Scotia law — could end up in a landfill. more

Dec 14, 2017 12:00 AM , News

From plastic bottle to raincoat to plastic bottle again. That's the life cycle one Nova Scotia fashion designer envisions for her line of children's outerwear made entirely from recycled plastic bottles. more

Nov 17, 2017 12:00 AM News

Just because your old socks, stained shirts and frayed towels are no longer fit for the closet, it doesn't mean they belong in the trash. The latest audit of Halifax's Otter Lake landfill shows that textiles make up eight per cent of the materials. more

Jan 25, 2017 12:00 AM News