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Maggie Clarke’s Dirt Experiment: Striving for Zero Waste

Maggie Clarke’s Dirt Experiment: Striving for Zero Waste

There are three bins for paper recycling in Maggie Clarke’s apartment, a sunny two-bedroom at the northern end of Riverside Drive. ¬†Cardboard boxes and brown packing paper overflow from one, spilling onto the coffee table in the living room. ¬†More empty boxes collect on top of a bookshelf in the hallway, set aside for mailing [...] [...more]

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Recycling Electronics Law in Limbo

Recycling Electronics Law in Limbo

A controversial e-waste law, which requires manufacturers to collect and recycle computers, televisions and other electronic devices, remains in limbo, following a lawsuit against New York City. Now, other governments and environmental groups are supporting the city in federal court. The Consumer Electronics Association, along with other trade groups, filed a suit against the city [...] [...more]

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