Happy America Recycles Day!
- The average family throws away 6 trees worth of paper a year. (Mother Nature Network)
- The new map reveals the spread of contamination from Japan’s Fukushima nuclear plant meltdowns. (CNN)
- Can algae serve as the fuel and food of the future? (Scientific American)
- A former Nazi bunker is set to become Europe’s largest renewable energy plant. (TreeHugger)
- This Thanksgiving, skip the side of BPA by omitting certain canned ingredients. (Consumer Reports)
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