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The Cost Of Food Waste

OPB |Nov. 17, 2014 12:30 p.m.

MONDAY: A new EarthFix series focuses on the high price of food waste, and looks into curbside composting programs in the Northwest.

Does Barbie Go in the Recycling Bin?

June 19, 2013 12:06 p.m.

What goes into the recycling bin can sometimes be confusing. A diaper shouldn't but what about a dog-food bag?

Environmental News Round-Up

May 06, 2013 12:06 p.m.

We're bringing together our Ecotrope blogger and Earthfix editor to catch us up on some of the latest environmental news.

Curbside Composting

Jan. 04, 2012 9:25 a.m.

Two months into Portland's controversial new program cutting back on garbage pick ups and encouraging food composting at the curb, we'll see how it's going.

EcoChallenge 2011

Oct. 04, 2011 9:20 a.m.

Participants from around the world take part in the annual EcoChallenge to reduce their environmental impact for two weeks.

Talking Trash

Aug. 12, 2011 9:30 a.m.

Composting is gaining traction at Portland City Hall. What will this mean for you?

Rural Recession

May 12, 2009 9 a.m.

How does a rural community face the challenge of a global economic crisis?

Message in a Bottle

June 12, 2008 midnight

What will changes to an historic Oregon law mean for recycling statewide?

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