09 Jun '11, 7pm

How can we increase recycling rates across the U.S.? We asked you for your top ideas - see what made the cut:

How To Increase Recycling Rates The recycling rate across the U.S. has hovered at 33 percent for a few years, and a fresh take on this decades-old practice is needed. We asked our Twitter followers to share their ideas to bump up the rate. Check … VIDEO: Cousteau and NRDC on the Ocean Today NRDC released its new video “Ocean Oases” in celebration of World Oceans Day. Narrated by Philippe Cousteau Jr., the video introduces audiences to an underwater network of hidden canyons and dormant volcanoes that run along America’s Atlantic coast. It’s … Is Corporate Sustainability For Real? Consumers beware. Google, Apple and dozens of other leading businesses with reputations for sustainability may not in fact walk the walk. According to a report released Tuesday, perception outweighs reality for 66 of 100 top global companies when it comes …

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Why aren't restaurants recycling?

earth911.com 07 Jun '11, 4pm

Photo: Wikimedia Commons/Maderibeyza About two-thirds of restaurants recycle paper and other materials, but among operator...

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treehugger.com 14 Jun '11, 3pm

Over the years, many paths have been tried: paying people money per pound, a nickel deposit back per bottle, curbside coll...

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earth911.com 09 Jun '11, 11am

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treehugger.com 06 Jun '11, 4pm

Are Dream Machines the Answer to America's Recycling Woes? Photo credit: timtak /Creative Commons As the head of a company...