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How to turn plastic waste in your recycle bin into profit

Joshua M. Pearce, Michigan Technological University People will recycle if they can make money doing so. In places where cash is offered for cans and...

Secondhand clothing sales are booming – and may help solve the...

Hyejune Park, Oklahoma State University and Cosette Marie Joyner Armstrong, Oklahoma State University A massive force is reshaping the fashion industry: secondhand clothing. According to...

Millions of burnt trees and rusted cars: Post-disaster cleanup is expensive,...

Sybil Derrible, University of Illinois at Chicago; Juyeong Choi, Florida State University, and Nazli Yesiller, California Polytechnic State University The most destructive and costliest wildfire...

How to boost recycling: Reward consumers with discounts, deals and social...

Magali (Maggie) Delmas, University of California, Los Angeles You finish that last sip of morning coffee and stare at the empty paper cup in your...

How to boost recycling: Reward consumers with discounts, deals and social...

Magali (Maggie) Delmas, University of California, Los Angeles You finish that last sip of morning coffee and stare at the empty paper cup in your...

Trump should wage a war on waste instead of battling the...

Clyde Eiríkur Hull, Rochester Institute of Technology President Donald Trump is fighting the wrong fight in his ongoing trade war with the rest of the...

Garbage in, garbage out: Incinerating trash is not an effective way...

Ana Baptista, The New School U.S. cities have been burning municipal solid waste since the 1880s. For the first century, it was a way to...

Canary in the Gold King Mine: legacy of abandoned mines means...

Ronald R H Cohen, Colorado School of Mines You are gazing over the clear stream, thinking of fishing the crystal waters in the Rockies. The...

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We trust children to know what gender they are – until...

Diane Ehrensaft, University of California, San Francisco I will start by asking two questions: at what age did you know your gender, and do you...