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Louisiana's Waste-Tire Program Cleans Up Its Act

Susan Buchanan | Posted 11.25.2013 | Green
Susan Buchanan

(This article is published in "The Louisiana Weekly" in the Sept. 23, 2013 edition.) Louisiana's waste tire program, costing over $11 million a year...

Mexico City Closes World's Largest Trash Dump

AP | Posted 02.18.2012 | Green

MEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexico City will close one of the world's largest garbage dumps by Dec. 31 and will instead turn the garbage from millions of peo...

Today's Hottest Tourist Attraction? Slum Dwellers

Anneli Rufus | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Anneli Rufus

From Brazil's favelas to Nairobi's refuse heaps to the Mumbai dump seen in Slumdog Millionaire, landscapes of seething deprivation are now prime destinations for enterprising tour operators.