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.
Artist transforms McDonalds bags into stunning paper trees
August 20, 2009, 2:34 p.m. by S.A. Rogers
Yuken Teruya creates ethereal paper forests out of throwaway objects like fast food bags.
Can I recycle plastic bottle caps? How about motor oil?
July 6, 2009, 11:23 a.m. by Vanessa Vadim
And why are some recycling programs not accepting glass? Vanessa answers your questions.
San Francisco reporter tracks the life cycle of his trash
June 12, 2009, 3:04 p.m. by S.A. Rogers
<i>Mother Jones</i> reporter gets a guided tour of Bay Area trash, recycling and composting facilities.
Big recycling oops: Products tainted with radioactive materials
June 10, 2009, 2:25 p.m. by S.A. Rogers
Thousands of consumer products made from recycled materials confirmed radioactive.