The First 100% Recyclable Carpets Are Here
Traditional carpets take up the second-largest amount of U.S. landfill space.
Turning Demolished Buildings Into Beautiful Materials
Razing old structures creates huge amounts of waste. StoneCycling transforms it...
This New Home Celebrates Its Old Bones
Reclaimed wood is one of the main features of this green home in Arlington, Va.
These Bricks are Made of Recycled Paper
Old newspapers get a second life as PaperBricks by WooJai Lee, which are...
These Maps Show How Much Of The U.S. Is Covered In Landfills
The average American throws out 4.4 pounds of trash a day. And then we put it in a...
Lego Houses Made Of Waste Plastic House The Homeless
This house might look like it’s made from bricks and mortar, but it’s actually...
Yea or Nay on Bottle Bills?
Only 10 U.S. states have container deposit laws in place. Do you think bottle bills promote civic responsibility by force of habit? Should more states should put bottle bills in place?
Cutting Back on Jobsite Debris
Modular building company offers energy-efficient, high-quality homes with very little waste.
Two Graduate Students Find a New Way to Reuse More Glass
Envitrum has developed a product that's more environmentally friendly than masonry.
Glace by Ann Sacks
Hand-cut into 1-by-6-inch sticks and placed into mosaic sheets, the Glace line uses 30 percent pre-consumer recycled glass.