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Their attitude towards waste was very different from our own.
Most plastics in our recycling bins aren't getting recycled, new report finds
February 24, 2020, 8:29 a.m. by Starre Vartan
Just because you put it in the recycling bin doesn't mean it gets recycled.
Reusable plastic bags are worse than the single-use bags they were meant to replace
December 3, 2019, 11:29 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
Whatever your intent, the statistics show you're probably only using those reusable bags once.
More and more, America's recyclable plastic is being burned, not recycled
March 12, 2019, 8:20 a.m. by Matt Hickman
Incineration plants go into overdrive following Chinese crackdown on foreign waste.
Why you shouldn't separate the cap from a plastic bottle to recycle it
March 8, 2019, 10:51 a.m. by Christian Cotroneo
People tend to recycle more when they're asked to do less.
Why it's so hard to fix stuff that needs repairing
January 17, 2019, 12:31 p.m. by Starre Vartan
Some companies make DIY repair difficult, but new laws in the U.S. and Europe may make fixing things easier.
What to do with your used Christmas tree? Paint the house with it
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Pine needles can be broken down and transformed into paint.
The clothes you donate don't always end up on people's backs
September 8, 2018, 10:14 a.m. by Cory Rosenberg
A large portion of the clothing you donate ends up in the landfill. Here's why — and what you can do about it.
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