'Sell By' and 'Best if Used By' labels could help consumers
February 17, 2017, 3:36 p.m. by Robin Shreeves
Food industry groups create standard labels to clear up the confusion.
First Class Meal enlists postal workers to help stamp out food insecurity
February 8, 2017, 2:59 p.m. by Matt Hickman
Disused post offices are transformed into food-sharing hubs in prize-winning design proposal.
Corporate giants vow to curb ocean-clogging plastic packaging waste
January 19, 2017, 11:21 a.m. by Matt Hickman
If companies don't act, oceanic plastic waste will outweigh fish.
Why in the world would Michigan want to ban plastic bag bans?
January 4, 2017, 2:38 p.m. by Matt Hickman
New law is win for restaurant industry, a loss for the Great Lakes.
Holiday food waste is so high because most us have no clue what we're doing in the kitchen
December 21, 2016, 1 p.m. by Matt Hickman
Or at least that's the case in U.K., where 1 in 10 Brits admit to tossing their turkeys.
Sweden runs out of garbage, forced to import from neighbors
December 9, 2016, 1:21 p.m. by Matt Hickman
Sweden is facing a unique dilemma: The nation has run out of much-needed waste for fuel.
Science has measured all of humanity's 'stuff' and it's absolutely enormous
December 7, 2016, 3:22 p.m. by Michael d'Estries
This technosphere, as it's called, is reshaping our planet in new ways.