Treatment of municipal solid waste in EU27 (2008). Used with permission from Profu.

Misleading waste statistics

E-waste flows, 2012. Image from Lepawsky 2014.

Myopic spatial politics in dominant narratives of e-waste


Archive Alert! Chicago Recycling Coalition


San Francisco’s Famous 80% Waste Diversion Rate: Anatomy of an Exemplar

Piles of shaved bricks in Red Army Camp. March 2010. Photo by Shih-yang Kao.

Review: The City Recycled: The Afterlives of Demolished Buildings in Post-war Beijing

Photograph by Ashwini Srinivasamohan.

Chennai Waste, Part 1: Informally tracking the trash in Mylapore

volkswagen theory of evolution

Waste as Profit & Alternative Economies

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IDEAS City: Waste

Illustration: Carin Goldberg, from Wired Magazine's "We Need a Fixer (Not Just a Maker) Movement."

We Need a Fixer (Not Just a Maker) Movement By Clive Thompson


Shifting the Burden of Recycling: Yale Journal Explores the State of Extended Producer Responsibility


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