Tagged With Waste

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


There are more cigarette butts in the world's oceans than any other type of garbage


This 'aquadrone' swims through the water to collect waste



The most surprising things about America, according to a Silicon Valley engineer who moved from India 7 years ago


NSW has moved to increase recycling after china's ban on waste imports


Tesla's decision to cut 9% of its workforce is a sign the company's cash crunch is getting real


Australian recyclable waste is now going to the tip because of an import ban by China