by Natasha Geiling Posted on March 17, 2015 Updated: March 17, 2015
Most food waste ends up in landfills, where it decomposes and releases methane, a greenhouse gas much more potent than carbon dioxide.
by Katie Valentine Posted on February 26, 2015
If countries made a point of reducing their food waste, the globe could save a total of $120 to $300 billion each year by 2030, according to a new report.
by Jeff Spross Posted on December 4, 2014 Updated: December 4, 2014
Beyond three miles from shore, the cruise lines may dump wastewater directly into the ocean, and many of them rely on old and antiquated water-treatment systems.
by Jeff Spross Posted on September 23, 2014 Updated: September 24, 2014
Accusing the People's Climate Marchers of hypocrisy because they left trash behind commits one of the most basic errors in the climate change debate.
by Ryan Koronowski Posted on June 7, 2014 Updated: June 8, 2014
And what brewers, large and small, are doing about it.
by Ari Phillips Posted on April 18, 2014 Updated: April 18, 2014
The recent closure of the San Onofre Nuclear Generating Station is illustrative of the turning point at which many nuclear power plants in the U.S. find themselves -- face expensive upgrades and price competition or shut down.
by Emily Atkin Posted on April 2, 2014
The dumping of oil socks -- radioactive nets that strain liquids during the oil production process -- could result in extremely expensive cleanups from the Environmental Protection Agency.