Tagged With Recycling

Oil giants are pivoting to plastic, which could backfire amid a growing crackdown


The West has been dumping tens of millions of tons of trash in Southeast Asian countries for more than 25 years — now they want to send it back


This London handbag company has recycled 175 tons of fire hoses into fashion accessories



A battery plant released 3,500 tons of lead into Los Angeles. Now scientists have found lead in the baby teeth of local children.


Students in London developed a way to turn lobster shells into biodegradable packaging and it could help reduce plastic waste


China is refusing to take 'foreign garbage' from the US, so these 6 cities are burning or throwing away your recycling



This startup turns 100 non-recyclable plastic bags into a high-end Bluetooth speaker


Architects designed a fin-shaped skyscraper made entirely of plastic. It's inspired by the Tower of Babel.


Etihad Airways removes 95 plastic items – including cups, cutlery, dishes, headset bags and toothbrushes – from a long-haul flight


2 of America's biggest waste-management companies are joining forces in a $4.9 billion deal


Nespresso is recycling its single-serve coffee pods to fight the problem it helped create


14 things you didn't know were recyclable



Tackling the plastic problem means Australia needs to think much bigger than straws and shopping bags


A 24-year-old has invented a new way to break down plastic waste and prevent it from landing in the ocean


The North Face now makes its popular ThermoBall winter jackets out of recycled materials


This LA-based startup is making sustainable cashmere sweaters for $145 — here's why that matters, and how they feel in person



China made recycling expensive - and it could change how the world thinks about plastic forever


This Michelin Star restaurant recycles every scrap of food waste — here’s how


The GoGet co-founder's mission to turn plastic waste found on beaches into reading glasses is ramping up


The classic Heinz ketchup packet could disappear as we know it