It's the new "clean coal": #5 plastic, which many plastic lids and caps are made of, usually must be removed from the recycling stream. California is clamping down on fake claims of recyclability.
Honest Ads takes a look at the truth behind Big Business' recycling ads.
It's been a busy month for climate-related news, so I've decided to present some of it in round-up format to get the news to you more quickly.
A Missouri woman says that she is prepared to go to jail after authorities in Sugar Creek threatened her over a recycling project that turns tires into flower planters.
Annie Leonard spent 20 years working for environmental organizations, studying where our stuff comes from and where it goes. She followed waste from industrialized countries to apartheid-era South Africa, where it was dumped in black
It's a difficult time for recycling advocates. I remember in times past, some towns would simply drop their programs until it was again profitable. Of
This is absolutely fascinating: Kamikatsu, Japan - Tucked almost imperceptibly into cedar-blanketed mountains an hour's winding drive from the neares
Billmon is back! TBogg; Cry. Wolf. The Pump Handle: Bayer CropScience officials repeatedly refused to give local emergency responders details about
Gin and Tacos: Conservatives' states benefit the most from the federal tax policies they often oppose. Shakesville: "Obama Racism/Muslim/Unpatriotic/
Joe Klein tries to take refuge over at the Huffington Post because Eric Alterman called him out on his recycling of right wing talking points. Please