Tag: Recycling

RSS Feed

Your Christmas Lights Head to China, and Back Again

Reporting on his observations from a factory in Shijiao, Junkyard Planet author Adam Minter explains at Time that China will soon be recycling
December 27, 2013 12:40 PM

How America’s Trash Becomes China’s Treasure

Bloomberg Businessweek has published a lengthy excerpt from contributor Adam Minter’s forthcoming book Junkyard Planet: Travels
August 30, 2013 12:13 PM

‘Gutter Oil’ Expected to Fuel Shanghai Buses

One of China’s ongoing food safety scandals involves the illegal recycling, repackaging, and reuse of cooking oil — which after crude
May 26, 2013 7:28 PM