Tagged With Recycling

A new machine is helping French chefs recycle old bread into a flour substitute, and it could reduce food waste


How Hilton, Marriott, and Walt Disney Resorts recycle and donate used hotel soaps


How one company is turning used chopsticks into furniture, shelves, and countertops



Transforming Australia's recycling system could pump billions into the economy, the CSIRO says in a major report


9 style and beauty brands that will give you free gift cards, products, and coupons for recycling items


An Australian research team found a way to recycle soft plastic into concrete – and it could have broader applications in construction



A power plant in Turkey is turning scrap tires into electricity for 30,000 people


The nonprofit that partnered with Microsoft to clean up the ocean is now selling $200 sunglasses made from ocean plastic


A pop-up store in NYC is stocking products made entirely of single-use plastic as retailers grapple with changing laws


Microsoft teamed up with a nonprofit using autonomous 'interceptor' boats to clean up the ocean and is helping it identify trash with machine learning


Aldi plans to slash its use of plastics by 2025 as customers demand the retailer do better


Apple is suing a recycling firm for $23 million, claiming it resold iPhones, iPads, and Apple Watches instead of breaking them down



Scientists engineered plastic-eating 'super-enzymes' that can break down bottles in days


A factory in Indiana is turning plastic waste into eco-friendly fuel — and it's trying to revolutionise how we handle pollution


Coca-Cola, PepsiCo, and Mars accused of 'warping, reframing, or ignoring' environmental commitments in major sustainability report


Strawless 'sippy cups' are the new norm for Starbucks iced drinks in the US and Canada



A Thai design firm is turning old fishing nets into COVID-19 protective equipment


A company in Belgium is turning tons of used coffee grounds into mushrooms


Scientists and entrepreneurs are pioneering plastic alternatives with the goal of creating materials that can be recycled over and over


How waste is dealt with on the world's largest cruise ship