News - 10 May 2008
Department of Environmental Protection Secretary Kathleen A. McGinty announced today that businesses and nonprofit organizations can now apply for a portion of $400,000 in grants to help increase the...
News - 14 Feb 2008
Pacific Gas and Electric Company and Your TV20 today were recognized by the California Integrated Waste Management Board (CIWMB) with 2007 Waste Reduction Awards Program (WRAP) honors for...
Article - 17 Jul 2019
In 2014, Pete Ceglinski began Seabin as a project to reduce marine pollution. The Seabin’s purpose is to collect trash, oil, fuel, and detergents from the ocean.
News - 11 Nov 2021
A specific messaging strategy used in a public service announcement (PSA) video can effectively encourage New Yorkers who struggle with recycling compliance to properly separate their trash from...
News - 9 Jun 2020
It was during a cruise in Alaska that Linda Zhong realized that the world didn't have to be full of plastic. "I grew up in cities, so you're very used to seeing all kinds of trash...
News - 25 Jan 2014
Co-digestion of food scraps from Cornell dining halls with wastewater could contribute enough methane to run the city’s wastewater treatment facility, according to a report from a student-based...
News - 30 Jul 2013
Following the largest expansion of New York City's recycling program in 25 years, Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg today unveiled a multi-channel consumer public education campaign to drive awareness of...
News - 2 Nov 2008
Flying on an airplane has always been a dream of 15-year-old Kelsey LaRoche. This week, she is one step closer to her dream thanks to the excess paper from California-based design firm LPA...
News - 25 Feb 2008
The University of Maryland has a huge challenge on its plate, as it takes part in a nation-wide competition with more than 400 other colleges and universities to see who can recycle the most. This...
News - 11 Jan 2022
The increasing amounts of municipal solid waste and ineffective waste management systems threaten the environment and contribute to climate warming, yet the waste sector is often neglected in...