CFP: Governing the Inorganic: Materials, Infrastructures and Care

Article Alert! Wasted Life: Labour, Liveliness, and the Production of Value

Students create concept models for Giant Mine markers: Communicating contamination in perpetuity

A Methodology for Investigating Cityness through Waste

FIXING THE WORLD: Workshop on Excess, leftover and innovation (Nov 21, Fort Saint-Jean-Marseille)

CFP: The political ecology of industrial waste

CFP: Reuse in an Accelerated World: Mining the Past to Reshape the Future (edited volume)

Call for Designers: ‘Unmaking Waste through Re-Use’ (Nov 30)

CFP: Unmaking Waste (extended deadline Nov 30)

CFP: Cultures of Mending: A collaborative workshop

The Dirty Details: A Response to “Tales of the Trash”

Special Issue on International Chemicals Regulation Following the Minamata Convention

Review of Histories of the Dustheap: Waste, Material Cultures, Social Justice

A Cabinet of Curiosities for the Anthropocene

CFP: So-called waste’: Forms of Excess in Post-1960 Art, Film, and Literature

Special edition on pharmaceuticals in the environment

New Article Alert! Power, Quiescence, and Pollution: The Suppression of Environmental Grievances

Grassroots Mappping: Waste

New Article! Toward a New Theory of Waste: From ‘Matter out of Place’ to Signs of Life

Top Ten Discard Studies posts

New Article! The Politics of Open Defecation

Article Alert! Adjudicating Deep Time: Revisiting the United States’ High-Level Nuclear Waste Repository Project at Yucca Mountain

CFP: Discards, Diverse Economies, and Degrowth. October 5th.

Why “Discard Studies”? Why not “Waste Studies”?

CFP: Resourceful Communities & Wastefulness

New Articles: The moral economies of recycling in England and Sweden & Compost, domestic practice, and the transformation of alternative toilet cultures around Skaneateles Lake, NY

Applications open for E-waste Academy Scientists Edition 2014

Interactive Visualization of the Global Flow of Electronic Waste

CFP: Product Lifetimes and the Environment (PLATE)

Bringing Waste to Public Spaces: Discussion with Artist Keeley Haftner

Modern Waste is an Economic Strategy

The Rare Earth Catalog (and Research Group): Tools for Reckoning with the Anthropocene

Love in E-waste, a workshop

A floating cabinet of contaminated curiosities launches 6/28

Introducing the Discard Studies Compendium, phase one

Speculative Historiographies of Techno-Trash

Archaeogaming and punk archeology in discard studies

CFP: Maintenance and Repair in STS

CFP: The Aesthetics of Trash

CFP: Mobile Trash

Social Studies of Science on: Repair, publics, and “body dirt”

CFP: Fixing the world: Excess, Leftover and Innovation

Why Discard Studies?

New report on Race, Poverty, and Chemical Disasters

Experimental Cuisine Collective on Food Waste 5/21 in Philadelphia

CFP: What Will an Anthropology of Maintenance and Repair Look Like? April 15

Special issue of Green Letters on junk and composting

Misleading waste statistics

Petri Dish

Commissioner of NYC’s Department of Sanitation on Hurricane Sandy