Ikea to combat air pollution in India by turning farming waste into home goods
November 26, 2018, 8:21 a.m. by Matt Hickman
While some see agricultural residue to be burned, the retailer sees a viable new renewable material.
Now that China doesn't want it, our plastic is piling up
July 12, 2018, 8:15 a.m. by Matt Hickman
Waste-exporting countries are being forced to get creative — and that includes the U.S.
China has stopped accepting recycling from other nations — and that's a problem
April 20, 2018, 3:18 p.m. by Matt Hickman
The ban has sent the flow of recyclables into a tailspin.
China enlists 60,000 soldiers to plant trees in war against air pollution
February 26, 2018, 10:27 a.m. by Matt Hickman
The move will increase the total amount of forested land in China by 2 percent.
Thailand's Yi Peng Festival fills sky with light, hearts with forgiveness
October 27, 2017, 9:18 a.m. by Angela Nelson
A spectacular scene unfolds every year in Chiang Mai, Thailand, when thousands of candle-lit paper lanterns are released into the sky and Ping River.
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Conservationists plant a 'super grove' of redwood trees cloned from ancient stumps
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'Signing Day' recognizes high school seniors starting jobs, not college