User: irge304 Topic: Urban Waste
Category: Waste Management :: Recycling
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Car industry 'must recycle more' 26.11.2007 BBC: Business
The motor industry must find better ways of recycling cars if it is to be sustainable, a report has urges.
In Miles of Alleys, Chicago Finds Its Next Environmental Frontier 26.11.2007 NY Times: National
Chicago’s effort to redo its alleys with sustainable road-building materials may be one of the most ambitious public street makeover plans in the country.
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Go Go Gadget Recycling! 25.11.2007 Washington Post: Health
It's hard to imagine life without cellphones, computers and iPods. And as technology advances, so does the rate at which we buy gadgets just to keep up. While constantly upgrading your electronics is hard on the wallet, it's also harmful to the planet -- and possibly your health.
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Deciphering license plates: From A to Z, but W isn't good 25.11.2007 Star Tribune: Local
Roadguy spent a good chunk of this past week thinking about license plates. It all started with a question from alert reader Brian, who perhaps contemplates the plates in front of him whenever he's stuck in traffic.
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How to do without almost everything (except a pet rabbit) 24.11.2007 The Guardian -- Front Page
Science & environment: Small band of 'compacters' is taking the fight against consumerism to a new level
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How to do without almost everything (except a pet rabbit) 24.11.2007 Guardian: Environment

Small band of 'compacters' is taking the fight against consumerism to a new level

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Wilmette rethinks green car incentives 23.11.2007 Chicago Tribune: Popular
Incentives had little impact, officials say

A year after Wilmette rolled out discounts for environmentally friendly cars, village leaders are poised to charge gas-guzzlers and hybrids alike a flat rate for vehicle stickers.
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Wilmette rethinks green car incentives 23.11.2007 Chicago Tribune: Business
Incentives had little impact, officials say

A year after Wilmette rolled out discounts for environmentally friendly cars, village leaders are poised to charge gas-guzzlers and hybrids alike a flat rate for vehicle stickers.

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Profile: Rebecca Hosking 23.11.2007 Guardian: Environment

Profile: Rebecca Hosking: Happiest behind the lens, the campaigner is now having to endure the spotlight

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Households recycling more than ever 22.11.2007 The Guardian -- Front Page
Home waste collections at a record low in eight out of 10 council areas, government figures show
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Households recycling more rubbish, figures show 22.11.2007 Guardian: Environment

More than 80% of local authorities are collecting less household rubbish than ever before, according to the latest government figures

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Houston parade begins at 9 a.m. today (w/map) 22.11.2007 Houston Chronicle: Top Headlines
Weather: Sunny today , but significantly colder. Highs through Sunday in the 50s, lows in the mid- to low 40s.

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Electronics-recycling buzz fights a chill in Kane County 22.11.2007 Chicago Tribune: Business
Kane County's electronics recycling program could be a victim of its own success.

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What you need to know to celebrate holiday 22.11.2007 Houston Chronicle: Texas
Weather: Sunny today , but significantly colder. Highs through Sunday in the 50s, lows in the mid- to low 40s.
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Schedule changes for holiday weekend 22.11.2007 Seattle Times: Local
What's open, closed today • Banks and credit unions closed. They'll be open regular hours Friday, and those with Saturday hours will...
Flood of plastic bags in L.A. needs solution 21.11.2007 LA Times: Most Emailed
Los Angeles City Councilman Ed Reyes stood Tuesday on the bank of the L.A. River and pointed at the white plastic bags hanging from scruffy trees in the waterway.
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Help needed for charity Thanksgiving Day meals 20.11.2007 Denver Post: Local
The 20th annual Smoky Hill High School Thanksgiving SHARE Basket Project will provide 228 needy families with a large laundry basked filled with groceries.
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Susan Lenfestey: It still isn't easy being green 20.11.2007 Star Tribune: Commentary
We've got junk -- toxic techno junk. But when we try to recycle it, we end up passing the problems downstream.
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Dot Earth Blog: Wildlife a Benefits From Warfare 20.11.2007 NYT: Home Page
Bonobos seem to be the latest accidental beneficiary of decades of violence and despotism.
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Some tech-item recycling actually endangers workers, pollutes environment overseas 19.11.2007 Star Tribune: Local
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