Learn how to recycle everything, from aluminum and newspapers to less obvious household items.
When you think of large-scale recyclers, thrift stores and the banking industry probably don't come to mind.
As the industry grows, experts say the government will want recyclers to be certified to handle electronic gadgets.
Many states have instituted laws banning electronic waste from landfills.
You can find a good use for that tacky sweater or even that nice food processor — anything that you just don't need.
Garbage scavengers traveled to the Cancun climate change conference to demand access to waste now being trucked to an incinerator.
Electrolux made a vacuum out of plastic collected at Kahuku Beach to provoke a discussion about the plastic trash that's polluting the oceans.
Donate this year's Halloween costume to those in need.
Video: Sculptor visits construction sites, which he calls "gold mines," and turns the waste into works of art.
The bags were launched with a big marketing effort to play up their compostability — but what makes them compostable also makes them loud.
Thousands of volunteers produce the blankets after washing and sorting plastic bottles at garbage yards around Taiwan.
The island started recycling plastic more than a decade ago amid growing environmental concerns, and today it boasts about 73 percent recycling rates.
Want to recycle plastic crates for crafts or cash? You better have a legal source of them because companies are cracking down on theft.
Those annoying packets have a multitude of household uses.
Reports show that Chicago has stockpiled about 22,000 or more blue bins in a warehouse.
The eco-boat will leave for Sydney this week on the final leg of its trip across the Pacific to raise environmental awareness.
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