Mar 4th, 2014
Paper, clothing, records, plastics and metal. These aren't supposed to end up tossed in the waste stream, but some have escaped the inspector’s scrutiny and face a fiery end.
Feb 21st, 2014
UBC air quality scientist says a regional plan to burn garbage is a 'danger' to human health
Feb 4th, 2014
Just a pile of ugly garbage to you and me. Huge money to one lucky player. Maybe.
May 9th, 2010
Burn, bury, or reduce our waste to zero? Over the next six months, Vancouver has some hard decisions to make about garbage. Introducing Earth Matter's series on how and where we'll be...
Apr 21st, 2010
The goal of the city's new food scrap composting program is to reduce garbage by 35%, Vancouver Mayor Gregor Robertson said at a press conference outside City Hall this morning. The city's...
Mar 30th, 2010
No matter where you throw it, garbage doesn't really go "away." This article on incineration is the first in a VO series on Vancouver garbage.