Shrinking Our Waste

The US recycles 34% of our waste, but we could be recycling 75%. It'll take a combined effort of governments, corporations, communities, and individuals to raise recycling to the next level.

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Recycling & Environmental Justice

While most see recycling as a win for the environment, communities of color across the US are most often hosts to recycling facilities and transfer stations - and have to live with the resulting truck traffic and pollution.

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Rescue Your Recycling!

Single-stream recycling has increased US recycling rates by 30 %—it has also caused recycling contamination to skyrocket. Use these tips to ensure more of your bin items reach actual recyclers.

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Civility in a Polarized World

Public-relations expert James Hoggan sits down with GA and discusses his new book I'm Right and You're an Idiot: The Toxic State of Public Discourse and How to Clean It Up, an exploration of how adversarial rhetoric and polarization is stifling debate and thwarting society's ability to solve our collective problems.

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