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September 23, 2018
Packages move along a conveyor belt at the Inc. fulfillment center in Robbinsville, New Jersey. Bloomberg photo by Bess Adler.
Commentary: Why we're choking on Amazon cardboard
September 23, 2018 - 8:30am
September 2, 2018
Students from the South Washington County School District 833 (Woodbury, East Ridge, Park and Next Step Transition) sort seemingly endless bags of recycled plastic into 20 foot dumpsters as a part of the State Fair Recycling Project at the Minnesota State Fair in Falcon Heights on Saturday, Sept 1. John Autey / St. Paul Pioneer Press)
Trash talk: Recycling at State Fair isn’t as easy as it sounds, but growing
September 2, 2018 - 7:05pm
August 7, 2018
Recycle drop-off site moved in city of Bemidji
August 7, 2018 - 4:10pm
July 15, 2018
Instead of using a disposable drink cup, bring your own reusable to-go cup, or dine i. Washington Post illustration by Alla Dreyvitser.
To reduce waste, try this instead of that
July 15, 2018 - 9:55am
July 11, 2018
UPDATE: Self-haul lanes open Wednesday at transfer station; closed Thursday
July 11, 2018 - 10:44am
July 1, 2018
Bales of recycled materials at Republic Services, one of the largest waste managers in the country, in Seattle, May 11, 2018. Plastics and papers from dozens of American cities and towns are being dumped in landfills after China stopped recycling most “foreign garbage.” (Copyright 2018 Wiqan Ang/The New York Times)
The recycling game is rigged against consumers
July 1, 2018 - 4:00pm
June 12, 2018
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With help, Moorhead business aims to be 'the most sustainable little malt plant in the world'
June 12, 2018 - 10:26am
April 21, 2018
Volunteers cleaned up in and around the Red River in Fargo during the summer of 2017. River Keepers / Special to The Forum
10 simple ways to help save Earth
April 21, 2018 - 6:27am
February 4, 2014
Saving green: Beltrami commissioners discuss waste management plan
February 4, 2014 - 9:06pm
August 22, 2013
Environmentalists push cities to compost more food
August 22, 2013 - 1:36pm
July 24, 2013
New Minnesota law will make it easier to recycle paint
July 24, 2013 - 11:52am
February 14, 2013
Incinerator is not answer for recycling
February 14, 2013 - 1:03am
February 2, 2013
From left, Sonja Sprandel, Caitlyn Schuchhardt and Charles Morrison perform a waste audit at the Beltrami County Community Services building Friday. Justin Glawe | The Pioneer
Waste audit could help county buildings improve on recycling
February 2, 2013 - 12:36am
January 7, 2013
Workers hand-sort recyclables at Waste Management's Materials Materials Recovery Facility in Minneapolis. Jeffrey Thompson | Minnesota Public Radio
Efforts aim to improve Minnesota’s recycling rate
January 7, 2013 - 11:18pm
Trevor Plendl, 21, empties a customer's recycling containers recently while working to complete his route. Plendl, a Bemidji State University student, has founded Plendl Environmental L.L.C., which offers curbside recycling services to residents in Bemidji's Ward 1. Pioneer Photo/Monte Draper
BSU student offers curbside recycling
July 7, 2009 - 12:00am