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October 18, 2017, No comments

Waste is a bigger problem in national parks than many Americans realize. The National Park Service (NPS) manages over 100 million pounds of waste across the country. Much of that […]

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Turning Landfills into Places Where Solar Power is Developed

October 10, 2017, No comments

The number of active landfills that receive municipal solid waste across the country have been decreasing. There were almost 8,000 of them in 1988, bu ...

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Reducing Food Waste in Canada

September 25, 2017, No comments

Food waste is a big problem in Canada. About one third of all food produced in that country for human consumption is wasted. This food waste costs abo ...

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National Parks Get Major Support from Business

August 7, 2017, No comments

There is a clear lack of environmental protection for national parks in the Trump administration. President Trump issued an executive order in April i ...

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    Bakey’s Creates Spoons You Can Eat
    August 3, 2017, No comments

    Disposable cutlery is convenient. Instead of having to wash spoons and forks, it is sometimes easier to use single-use ones that can be thrown into the trash. However, that only [...]

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    Vodka Brand Makes Soap from Cocktail Lemons
    March 2, 2017, No comments

    Cutting down on waste requires companies to be innovative.‭ ‬That‭’‬s something vodka brand‭ ‬42BELOW knows all about.‭ ‬A company owned by Bacardi Limited,‭ ‬42BELOW‭ ‬has‭ ‬launched a line of soap [...]