The recall comes after Canada failed to take back tons of household rubbish sent to the Southeast Asian country that had been labeled as recyclable.
Companies seek solutions to the unintended consequences of rising wealth that allows for more electronics — and the e-waste that inevitably comes next
The head of the American Forest & Paper Association sees a “regressive move.”
Seaweed capsules at the London Marathon were one recent effort to reduce waste. But a more pressing problem is something you can’t see: Your carbon footprint.
President Rodrigo Duterte of the Philippines said he was ready to “declare war” with Canada over hundreds of tons of waste shipped to his country over five years ago.
For Earth Day, a look at what three traveler-friendly locations are doing to reduce their plastic waste.
Ditch your one-and-done straws, spoons, and containers with this kit of affordable, reusable stand-ins.
Also this week: How it felt to climb a 28-story ladder in pursuit of news. Our reporter was, he said, “a mess.”
Plastic and paper both have downsides. Here are a few broad lessons to keep in mind.