Sweden’s Trash Incinerators – A Replicable Technology?

EarthTalk® From the Editors of E – The Environmental Magazine Dear EarthTalk: I’ve heard that Sweden incinerates most of its trash. Why don’t we do more of this in the U.S., given that we’re running out of landfill space?         –– Oscar Gentry, New Bern, NC Sweden does burn the vast majority […]

Flying Shame is Making People Swap Planes for Trains {EarthTalk Q&A}

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EarthTalk® From the Editors of E – The Environmental Magazine       Dear EarthTalk: What is so-called “Flying Shame” and what’s the climate connection?   — Bridget J., New York, NY “Flying shame” is one of those memic terms that has sprung up recently to describe guilting people out of taking airplane trips given […]