Tagged With Waste

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

This startup wants you to pay $8 a month to offset all the single-use plastic you consume

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

Billions of dollars worth of fresh produce are rotting or going to waste due to the coronavirus

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

Bring Me Home, an app which lets you buy surplus food from restaurants at big discounts, launches in Sydney this week. Founder Jane Kou explains how it works.

New York's largest sewage plant is apparently the city's hottest Valentine's Day spot

A new report says Aussies are wasting more food, and delivery apps could be to blame

I toured New York City's largest wastewater-treatment plant, which collects poop from 1 million people. It was stunning.

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

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

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

Bags labelled as 'biodegradable' can actually survive for 3 years after being thrown out

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

Staggering photos show one small town covered in 19,000 tons of plastic waste

How Singapore solved garbage disposal

13 things people say were a huge waste of money

How a 14-year-old turned his plastic-free shampoo idea into a waste-free product business

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