Which countries are responsible for exporting the world's plastic waste? This graphic shows the flow of global plastic waste through exports and imports.
Globally around 2 billion tonnes of waste is generated every year and the construction industry is a large contributor.
600 million tons of C&D debris was generated in the U.S. in 2018 alone. What materials contribute to renovation waste?
Waste generation is expected to jump over the next 30 years. See global waste visualized over this time period, along with waste per person.
In a world that generates 2 billion tonnes of waste every year, waste management has become a global concern. Here are some strategies to help guide...
Today's stunning visualization depicts the incredible scale of plastic bottle waste accumulated globally in each hour, day, month, year, and decade.
Every year, the United States exports almost one million tons of plastic waste, including 'recycled' materials. Where does all of this waste go?
Summing up how different countries feel about waste, and how we can reduce it. Also, a look at global perceptions on the matter.