Why measuring global food waste can help curb hunger
June 9, 2016, 4:14 p.m. by Robin Shreeves
There's a new global standard that provides requirements and guidance for quantifying and reporting on food waste.
Drought has one upside in San Jose: Easier waterway litter removal
April 6, 2016, 1:03 p.m. by Matt Hickman
Parched Silicon Valley creek beds reveal deposits of 1980s era e-waste.
Boston curbs litter with nifty poll-taking cigarette butt receptacles
March 9, 2016, 1:14 p.m. by Matt Hickman
Smokers can now cast their votes instead of tossing cigarette butts into the street.
These psychedelic beach huts are made from plastic waste plucked from the ocean
February 26, 2016, 3:34 p.m. by Matt Hickman
Hunker down in a recycled plastic pineapple next to the sea.
Faith-based groups can now pledge to be EPA Food Stewards
January 19, 2016, 3:02 p.m. by Robin Shreeves
The Environmental Protection Agency spent MLK Day spreading the gospel of food waste reduction to faith-based groups.
There's a picturesque town in the French Alps that generates cheese power
January 5, 2016, 11:47 a.m. by Matt Hickman
The same thing that keeps the lights on and appliances humming tastes great on a cracker.