The Politics of Recycling vs. Reusing

Toxic Symposium on Exposure, Entanglement, and Endurance: A Summary in Tweets

Inclusive recycling Workshop (April 2016, Amsterdam)

CFP: Ethics and Transboundary Waste Movements (3/20/16)

Municipal versus Industrial Waste: Questioning the 3-97 ratio

CFP: Circles, flows and dead ends: re-calibrating socio-material relations and the rise of the ‘circular economy’ (3/11/16)

How to do a household waste audit–and why

Pit lake, NWT

New book alert: Mining and Communities in Northern Canada

Masters position in social & natural sciences of pollution in Newfoundland

Article Alert! Eleven recent publications in discard studies

CFP: Looking at Junk

Piping as poison: the Flint water crisis and America’s toxic infrastructure

CFP: Pharmaceuticals out of Bounds

Interactive online seminar on “Landfills: Mapping and Monitoring”

Uneven Earth Writing Grants

Article Alert! Redefining pollution and action: The matter of plastics

CFP for “Transecology: Transgender Perspectives on the Environment”

Which came first: people of colour or pollution?

Trading on distortion

New Book Coming Soon: Waste Away: Working and Living with a North American Landfill

Building DIY citizen science technology to see invisible marine plastics

An Indigenous Feminist’s take on the Ontological Turn: ‘ontology’ is just another word for colonialism

PLAN’s Plastic-Free Campus Manual

Article Alert! Legitimating the environmental injustices of war: toxic exposures and media silence in Iraq and Afghanistan

Criminal Negligence? (Part 2)

Give the Gift of Waste this Christmas

DDT’s long shadow: Long-banned chemicals linked to abnormal sperm

Article Alert! 11 recent articles in discard studies

A Circular Economy? Disruptive Innovation Festival

Four faculty job openings in Global Water, Sanitation, and Hygiene cluster (NC State)

New Book! Plastic Water: The Social and Material Life of Bottled Water

Roundtable reviews of “Banned: A History of Pesticides and the Science of Toxicology”

CFP: Food waste scholarship: Recent advances and perspectives from a fragmented field of study

CFP: The Wastes of Governance (AAG 2016)

The Ocean Conservatory’s Call for Mass Incineration in Asia: Disposability for Profit, Fantasies of Containment, & Colonialism

The Power Behind Disposability: Why New York City’s ban on polystyrene was vilified, sued, and reversed

CFP: Who will queer political ecology? or Cute goners, (in)human thinkers, and queer wastoids. Oct 2 deadline

The Time of Landfills

Trading on Obsolescence on the Streets of Hong Kong

The Value of Time and the Temporality of Value in Socialities of Waste

Dumpsters, difference, and illiberal embodiment

Emergent Socialities of Waste

Bigger, Better, Faster, More? Breaking the taboo of production

Toxic Politics: A Collection of Research Projects

Refugees: Humans-as-Waste?

“The Dregs of the Library”: Trashing the Occupy Wall Street Library

Special Issue on Discards, Diverse Economies, and Degrowth

black balls hitting the water

LA’s Shade Balls: The ecological costs of plastics in water

Article Alert! Attuning to the Chemosphere: Domestic Formaldehyde, Bodily Reasoning, and the Chemical Sublime

PhD position: Turning Livelihoods to Rubbish (Aug 20 deadline)