The best plastic is the kind that is never generated in the first place, the second best is recycled.
Site operator held responsible for storage of chromium 6 waste that polluted groundwater.
More than 1,200 British coastal landfill sites are at risk from erosion - with some already spilling waste onto beaches and into the sea.
Once one of western Europe's biggest landfill sites, Thurrock Thameside Nature Park is now a thriving haven for wildlife.
It looks as if it will take the state much longer to get a better grip on its food-waste problem than lawmakers and others had hoped.
Reaction is mixed today after the U.S. EPA announced an agreement to carry out a new cleanup of the polluted Housatonic River.
Four of the fellows who participated in the program this year will discuss their ongoing research, activism, and experiences with publishing their ideas in the public sphere.
With job loss and stifled development in the renewable energy sector, economists, politicians, and advocates say policy action is necessary to stay on track.