waste management

VICE News Tonight on HBO

The big stink: North Carolina can't solve its hog waste problem

When the storm season hits North Carolina, the hog shit hits the fan.
Nigel Duara
10.12.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

The Alabama Poop Train Saga Has Finally Come to an End

The smelly train has been flushed out of town.
River Donaghey
4.19.18
VICE News Tonight on HBO

Houston is bringing in other towns' garbage fleets after Harvey

VICE News spent the day with the City of San Antonio’s solid waste management department as they were deployed to the neighborhood of Kingwood to clear the streets.
Billie Brownstein
9.12.17
politics

'You Stink': Rally in Beirut

VICE News was there for last weekend's 'You Stink!' protests in Beirut.
VICE News
8.31.15
This Just In

Quick Hit: Thousands Join 'You Stink' Rally in Beirut

Hundreds of protesters and security personnel were injured over the weekend as demonstrations over Beirut’s garbage crisis turned violent.
VICE News
8.26.15
Stuff

Remote Aboriginal Communities in Western Australia Are Facing Closure

"What the rest of the country takes for granted, we're fighting for now."
Paul Gregoire
4.29.15
NSFW

What's the Best Way to Recycle Your Vibrator?

Disposing of sex toys can be a complicated business, but some eco-conscious shops are making a conscious effort to make sure they don't just get tossed in the dump.
Luke O'Neil
4.3.15
The VICE Report

You Don't Know Shit

Everybody poops, but not everybody knows what happens to that poop. These days, most of us just flush and forget, but there's an industry worth billions turning your turds into treasure.
VICE Staff
11.10.14
Design

A Beautiful Waste-To-Energy Plant Glows In Denmark

Dutch architect Erick van Egeraat's Incineration Line waste management center powers Roskilde and radiates like the garbage that burns inside.
Emerson Rosenthal
9.5.14
americas

Tailings Ponds are the Biggest Environmental Disaster You've Never Heard Of

Last Monday, a dam holding waste from the Mount Polley gold and copper mine in the remote Cariboo region of British Columbia broke.
Peter Moskowitz
8.8.14
News

Tailings Ponds Are the Biggest Environmental Disaster You've Never Heard Of

Last Monday, a "tailings pond" dam holding waste from the Mount Polley gold and copper mine in British Columbia broke, spilling billions of gallons of toxic sludge out into pristine lakes and streams. Environmentalists say these dams are disasters in...
Peter Moskowitz
8.7.14
americas

The Shitty Secret Behind All Those July 4th Hot Dogs

Factory hog farms dispose of millions of gallons of toxic pig waste every day by storing it in cesspools and spraying it into the air.
Olivia Becker
7.4.14