trash

George Washington University
The Trump administration recently rescinded a 2011 ban on the sale of disposable water bottles in National Parks, which data show worked to prevent waste.
Sustainability Culminating Experience Class
Do you ever wonder where all your waste goes? After you dispose of that Styrofoam cup, recycle that plastic bottle, or toss a plastic bag into the garbage, what happens next?
The University of Mississippi
I thought the trash cans at Ole Miss looked so dark and boring. So, I redesigned them to be more interesting to people so they would notice them, thus, reducing the trash on the road.
Planet Forward Intern/Marymount University
Make your Halloween green by reducing your waste from the holiday. Here are some ideas on how to lessen your impact on the environment when it comes to your costume.
Jeff Kirschner on the Story Behind Litterati
Jeff Kirschner on the Story Behind Litterati
GWU
We all Instagram our food before we eat it - why not Instagram our attempts to clean up the planet?
Video by Nimet Kirac and Musadiq Bidar
Video by Nimet Kirac and Musadiq Bidar
George Washington University
What do YOU do with the all the food you don’t eat? Composting is a good option, but there's a problem of convenience - which one company may have a solution for.
Planet Forward, George Washington University School of Media and Public Affairs
Where is your trash going? If you live in Alexandria, Virginia or a community like it, it's not going to a landfill - it's being burned to power your home.
Landfills use a combination of machinery that sucks methane out of trash, transports it across the landfill through pipes and then converts it to useable clean energy.
Next time you throw food away, think twice. Globally, we waste a third of the food that is produced for human consumption.
The George Washington University
One man's trash is another man's clean source of electricity with trash to fuel technology.

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