Recycled batteries can be turned into fertiliser that is being used to grow food.
The role of rubbish collectors is vital in preventing a health crisis from becoming a sanitation crisis.
Shipments of unwanted rubbish have been rerouted since China banned the import of plastic waste in 2018, but Malaysia and others are fighting back.
We explore how the plastic crisis is affecting beautiful places such as Bali, Thailand and Vietnam and what you can do to save their shorelines.
Two rival portaloo providers in Austria are currently battling each other in court amid a diagreement over the proper handling of fecal matter.
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The KarTent is a festival-use tent made entirely of cardboard, which is easily recycled instead of adding to the landfill.
One man reached the deepest point in the ocean, only to find litter and sweet wrappers.
A 'monster fatberg', believed to be Devon's largest, has been discovered in Sidmouth
Schools may stay closed as waste piles up.
A dead sperm whale was found washed ashore in Indonesia with nearly 6kg of plastic waste in its stomach, according to park officials.
Could incinerators be the answer to Lebanon's critical waste problem?