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How to go zero-waste at the grocery store
You don't need to buy anything to start.
Earthworms can break down bioplastic, for better or for worse
The earthworm approach to processing plastic alternatives might just create more pollution.
How to keep food, plastic, and fabric out of the landfill
Tackle life on the principles of reduce, reuse, and recycle.
How to actually recycle
Well-intentioned “aspirational recycling” is actually making to harder to recover materials.
You throw out 44 pounds of electronic waste a year. Here’s how to keep it out of the dump.
Recycle old tech at e-waste centers.
Even the clothes you donate probably end up in a landfill
Well-intentioned recyclers can't keep up with our fast fashion habit.
Anyone can compost their food waste (and everyone should)
And it doesn’t have to smell.
We can’t truly protect the environment unless we tackle social justice issues, too
People of color continue to live closer to environmental hazards.
Humans have created 9.1 billion tons of plastic. Here’s how you can help stop the madness.
A new study shows just how much plastic junk we've made, and the numbers are grim.
This Earth Day, cut down your food waste
Waste not, want not—and don’t destroy the planet.