Overproduction and overconsumption are intrinsic to the design industry, from fashion to consumer goods.
Police were alerted after a resident heard a baby crying from an underground waste container. The newborn girl is in a "stable" condition in hospital.
A Hungarian company is making solar-powered tiles that people can walk on safely.
Around 6.8 billion face masks are thrown away each day during the pandemic. Is this the solution to repurposing them?
Young people are rallying against fast fashion. To meet the demand, designers are turning to social media.
Did you know? We throw away enough wrapping paper each year to circle round the equator nine times.
Nairobi's giant mountain of rubbish is usually covered with recyclers, people who scramble through the city's waste to earn some cash, but now they say they can't collect enough to feed their families.
Creator Svetlana Kuzevanova started making murals with bottle caps after being inspired by her cross stitch-patterns.
An innovative way to minimise waste - but what exactly are they made of?
It is made of applicators found in rivers, on beaches and in ecosystems around the UK.
Volunteers worked to clean up after a wave of rubbish hit Honduras’ Caribbean coast
A 24-hour wave of cleanups stretched across the planet, starting in Australia and ending in Hawaii last weekend.
How do we solve fashion’s major problem with leftover stock?
The UN estimates that the total value of retrievable materials from dumped and burned electronics is €50 billion.
Could this solve the problem of landfill?