- Residents can recycle electronics, household waste Updated: Mar-09-14 4:50 am
- Parts of stolen statue found at Texas recycler Updated: Mar-07-14 5:16 pm
- Man's body found in Seattle-area recycling center Updated: Mar-06-14 7:28 pm
- RI lawmakers to mull food waste recycling rules Updated: Mar-06-14 3:17 pm
- Asbestos poisoning victims want Yale honor revoked Updated: Mar-05-14 10:23 am
- OKC offers eco-friendly activities for Earth Day Updated: Mar-05-14 3:20 am
- Refuse pickers give new life to Rio Carnival trash Updated: Mar-04-14 11:14 am
- School garden helps West Texas students grow Updated: Mar-03-14 11:57 am
- Rural recycling centers have trouble breaking even Updated: Mar-02-14 3:55 pm
- Vt lawmakers mull repeal of some bottle deposits Updated: Mar-01-14 11:49 am
- Mass. awards urban farming grants Updated: Mar-01-14 9:53 am
- Colorado Senate approves new paint recycling tax Updated: Feb-28-14 1:40 pm
- Thousands of organic farmers gather in Wisconsin Updated: Feb-28-14 10:44 am
- Hawaii County moves toward waste-to-energy plant Updated: Feb-27-14 6:07 pm
- Conn. considers ban on natural gas wastewater Updated: Feb-23-14 11:25 am
- Survey: Ill. ranks first in green building space Updated: Feb-19-14 4:07 am
- Kellogg to use environmentally friendly palm oil Updated: Feb-18-14 5:41 pm
- Minn. deposit fee idea splits environmentalists Updated: Feb-17-14 2:51 pm
- Neb. awards more than $2M for recycling programs Updated: Feb-13-14 6:58 pm
- DePaul's new Theatre School gets LEED Gold status Updated: Feb-13-14 8:12 am
- Wichita plant loses more than $100,000 in theft Updated: Feb-12-14 7:23 am
- NM Corrections launches new recycling program Updated: Feb-11-14 10:01 am
- Iowa groups to talk about demolition alternatives Updated: Feb-11-14 5:07 am
- Iowa teens find prom dresses at 'recycle' event Updated: Feb-10-14 12:28 pm
- Kansas recycling up to about 34 percent Updated: Feb-10-14 5:06 am
LAUDERDALE LAKES, Florida - Broward County residents can get rid of their electronics as well as outdated household chemicals at a recycling event.
PORT ARTHUR, Texas - Cut-up pieces of a $120,000 bronze statue stolen from outside a Southeast Texas library have been recovered at a metal recycling center.
WOODINVILLE, Washington - A King County sheriff's spokeswoman says a man's partially decomposed body has been found at a recycling center in the northeast Seattle suburb of Woodinville.
PROVIDENCE, Rhode Island - Rhode Island lawmakers are considering whether to require that restaurants, grocery stores and college dining halls recycle their food waste.
NEW HAVEN, Connecticut - Victims of asbestos poisoning in Italy are urging Yale University to rescind an honorary degree given to a Swiss man later convicted of negligence in some 2,000 asbestos-related deaths.
OKLAHOMA CITY - Oklahoma City is hosting several events as Earth Day on April 22 nears.
RIO DE JANEIRO - Elaine da Silva Moraes clambers up mounds of abandoned fabric, foam and feathers that minutes earlier were the essence of Rio de Janeiro's glitzy, multi-million dollar Carnival parades.
EL PASO, Texas - Nine weeks ago, Charles Garcia was a disengaged student, keeping to himself in the back of the classroom. But since breaking ground on his latest school project, the El Paso Academy West senior can be found wielding a sledgehammer or behind the wheel of a bulldozer in the school's new garden, where he often works with classmates until long after the sun sets.
BLOOMINGTON, Indiana - There's no money to be made in the world of rural recycling.
MONTPELIER, Vermont - Vermont redemption centers and environmental advocates are opposing a legislative measure that would repeal the deposit on 1-liter or larger liquor bottles and beverages containers as part of an effort to move the state closer to a single-stream solid waste system.
BOSTON - Massachusetts has launched a new $200,000 pilot project to encourage farming in cities across the state.
DENVER - Household paint sold in Colorado would be subject to a new tax to fund a statewide paint recycling program under a bill approved Friday by the state Senate.
LA CROSSE, Wisconsin - Nearly 3,400 farmers, researchers and others are gathering in Wisconsin to talk about organic farming.
HILO, Hawaii - Hawaii County will begin seeking proposals for a waste-to-energy facility - by far the county's largest public works project - next week, Mayor Billy Kenoi said.
HARTFORD, Connecticut - A year after approving a massive expansion of natural gas use in Connecticut, state lawmakers are considering a ban on storing or recycling wastewater generated as a byproduct of gas exploration.
SPRINGFIELD, Illinois - A survey finds that Illinois leads the nation in the amount "green" building space it has.
TRAVERSE CITY, Michigan - Kellogg Co. says it will buy palm oil only from companies that don't destroy tropical rainforests to produce the additive used in many processed foods.
ST. PAUL, Minnesota - It's green-on-green combat as environmentalists debate whether Minnesota should have a 10-cent deposit on bottles and cans to encourage recycling.
LINCOLN, Nebraska - Nebraska officials have awarded more than $2 million in grants for recycling and litter cleanup programs.
CHICAGO - DePaul University's new Theatre School building has become the first performing arts facility in Chicago to receive LEED Gold certification.
WICHITA, Kansas - Police say thieves cost a south Wichita pavement recycling center more than $100,000.
SANTA FE, New Mexico - The New Mexico Department of Corrections has launched a new recycling program aimed at making biodiesel and using old food for worm farms.
DES MOINES, Iowa - Two groups in Iowa want to teach people about the alternatives to demolition.
MUSCATINE, Iowa - Dozens of teenage girls on a bargain hunt for the perfect prom dress turned to an annual event in eastern Iowa that aims to showcase the value of reusing things.
TOPEKA, Kansas - Kansans have been recycling more and more of their waste.