What Happens to NYC’s 3.2 Million Tons of Trash

New York City is one of the most wasteful cities in the world. But none of its trash is actually processed in NYC. It’s sent to waste-to-energy facilities and landfills as far away as Ohio and South Carolina. It takes…

Meet the World’s Greatest Dumpster Diver

Tour a collection of treasures plucked from thirty-four years’ worth of New York City trash. (Source: The New Yorker)

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