New York City throws 1.2 million tons of food waste into landfills every year. Mayor Bloomberg hopes the city's new composting program will change that.
Breathe new life into your leftovers with this flexible and flavorful chawt recipe.
As food production has become more industrialized, food factories have found ways to continue to recycle massive amounts of would-be food waste.
"We're both Hoosier boys, born and bred," co-founder Clay Robinson says about himself and co-founder Dave Colt.
Santa Monica isn't the first city to ban plastic bags -- San Francisco and Mexico City are also bag-free.
Americans throw away 1.4 billion pounds of trash every day, 40 percent of which is packaging that's only used once. One grocery store is hoping to change that.
I constructed this easy chicken wire compost bin. Now I only generate one bag of trash a week.
On America Recycles Day, Earth Eats says recycle that soda can and water bottle! Those two products top the list of the 5 most important items to recycle.
Seattle voters turn down a proposal that would charge 20 cents per plastic bag they use.