April 18, 2012
by Peggy
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Waste Costs a Bomb!

An article in the Wall Street Journal by Edward Humes, the author of “Garbology: Our Dirty Love Affair with Trash,” makes a point about the cost of dealing with the waste our society generates: American communities on average spend more … Continue reading

March 8, 2012
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NYC Considers ‘Conversion Technology’ to Deal with Massive Waste

I was surprised to read this headline in the New York Times today: New York Seeks Waste-to-Energy Proposals. I calmed a little when I read that the city is looking for the most cutting edge, green methods of turning waste into … Continue reading