Swedish government wants to reward citizens who repair instead of toss
September 23, 2016, 3:58 p.m. by Matt Hickman
Sweden isn't alone in its fix-it-centric approach to dealing with busted consumer goods.
Bonnaroo's food recovery program hits all the right notes
September 22, 2016, 5:46 p.m. by Noel Kirkpatrick
Bonnaroo's food waste program gets food to those who need it most and composts the rest.
NYC turns to recycled toilets to revive its once-thriving oyster population
September 9, 2016, 2:56 p.m. by Matt Hickman
Crushed commodes provide a new breeding ground for the beneficial bivalves.
Meal kits are convenient, but what about the wasteful packaging?
August 27, 2016, 1:37 p.m. by Robin Shreeves
Meal kits can curb excess food waste, but does their packaging cancel out the good?
Japan hopes to turn junked electronics into Olympic gold
August 24, 2016, 3:58 p.m. by Matt Hickman
With few natural mineral resources of its own, Japan looks to its vast 'urban mines' to produce medals for the 2020 Tokyo Games.