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Solid waste educator saves trash to illustrate waste generation
Solid waste educator saves trash to illustrate waste generation
What if you had to keep all the trash you generated for a year? How would you look at things like disposable water bottles, fast-food wrappers, and little things like straws and Q-tips? For the coming year, Alicia Ebaugh is going to be doing just that....
Keeping safe when operating in wintry conditions
Keeping safe when operating in wintry conditions
From North Carolina to New York, winter storm Jonas dumped record amounts of snow across the East Coast, shutting down governments, burying roads and making curbside collection nearly impossible. As the snow slowed, road crews made their way through th...
China is building world's biggest trash incinerator
China is building world's biggest trash incinerator
Even though China's explosive economic growth seems to be slowing, the Asian nation continues to struggle with the problem of what to do with the mountains of trash generated by its cities.The average person in China produces about two and a half pound...