Once divided, Balkan countries wage all-out war against litter
August 26, 2016, 4:30 p.m. by Matt Hickman
Albania, Croatia and others set aside past differences to conquer rampant waste.
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.
Mysterious garbage tsunami repels Hong Kong beachgoers
July 7, 2016, 3:51 p.m. by Matt Hickman
While the exact source of the ghastly 'plastic tide' is unknown, officials believe it originated in mainland China.
Why Mr. Potato Head is looking a bit wonky these days
June 29, 2016, 7:30 a.m. by Matt Hickman
A malformed version of the well-accessorized spud is raising awareness of food waste in the U.K.
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.