waste

Save Yourselves

Plastic Bottles, Not Bags, Cause the Worst Pollution to Europe's Waterways

According to new research from Plastic Oceans UK and the Earthwatch Institute, plastic bottles account for 14 percent of all plastic waste.
Ruby Lott-Lavigna
4.9.19
Save Yourselves

Plastic Bottles, Not Bags, Cause the Worst Pollution to Europe's Waterways

According to new research from Plastic Oceans UK and the Earthwatch Institute, plastic bottles account for 14 percent of all plastic waste.
Ruby Lott-Lavigna
4.9.19
camp century

A Top-Secret US Military Base Will Melt Out of the Greenland Ice Sheet

Planners thought it would stay buried in ice forever.
Kate Lunau
3.11.19
food waste

Please Don’t Flush Yorkshire Puddings Down the Toilet, Pleads Water Company

It’s really not that difficult, guys.
Ruby Lott-Lavigna
2.25.19
food waste

This Catering Company Turns Landfill Food into Office Lunches

Open Kitchen in Manchester salvages its ingredients from what other companies deem to be waste food.
Kamila Rymajdo
9.20.18
food waste

Sainsbury’s Abandons £10 Million Food Waste Project

The supermarket's £10 million scheme resulted in only a 9 percent drop in food waste—way off its 50 percent target.
Ruby Lott-Lavigna
5.8.18
environment

UK Government to Combat Plastic Waste with New Free Water Refill Locations

Save! The! Turtles!
Ruby Lott-Lavigna
1.25.18
food waste

Study Says Catering for Different Dietary Requirements Creates More Food Waste

New research from Sainsbury’s claims that families who cook multiple dishes for celiacs, vegans, vegetarians, or meat eaters end up wasting more food.
Daisy Meager
9.29.17
Technology

Scientists Want to Turn Pee into Astronaut Food

This is great news for science fiction writers.
Nick Rose
8.24.17
Pizza

This Pizza Was Made Out of Beer, and It's Actually Pretty Healthy

Now you can drink your beer and eat it, too.
Alex Swerdloff
6.16.17
food waste

Britain Throws a Terrifying Amount of Salad Away Each Year

New figures from waste advisory body WRAP reveal that 40 percent of the bagged salad bought in the UK every year ends up being chucked.
Phoebe Hurst
5.24.17
Photography

Dead Cats and Bare Bums at Bucharest's Main Water Supply

How many nearby animal carcasses is too many, exactly?
Eli Driu
4.3.17
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