waste http://nhpr.org en Food Waste To Energy http://nhpr.org/post/food-waste-energy <p><strong>EarthTalk®<br>E - The Environmental Magazine</strong></p><p></p><p><strong><u>Dear EarthTalk</u></strong><strong>: Might another possible source for ethanol be discarded pastries from bakeries? For that matter, wouldn’t fermenting unsold bananas, oranges and apples from grocery store produce departments be able to provide an ample supply of fuel?</strong><em>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; -- Curious in Warren, PA</em></p><p> Sun, 25 Aug 2013 04:00:00 +0000 33893 at http://nhpr.org Food Waste To Energy Zero-Waste Home http://nhpr.org/post/zero-waste-home <p>Many of us have good intentions when it comes to reducing household waste – but too often those canvas totes get left in the closet, food scraps avoid the compost pile, and product packaging fills the trash-bag.&nbsp; One head of household has found the motivation and creativity needed to take home-waste reduction to a whole other level.&nbsp; <strong>Bea &nbsp;Johnson </strong>is the blogger behind <a href="http://zerowastehome.blogspot.com/" target="_blank">Zero-Waste Home</a>, and now <a href="http://www.indiebound.org/book/9781451697681" target="_blank">author of a book</a> by the same name. She and her family produce only one quart of garbage per year.</p><p> Thu, 11 Apr 2013 15:38:17 +0000 Virginia Prescott 25359 at http://nhpr.org Zero-Waste Home Garbology http://nhpr.org/post/garbology <p>What our waste says about us...you might be surprised.</p> Mon, 23 Apr 2012 14:48:47 +0000 Virginia Prescott 3373 at http://nhpr.org Garbology Garbage Bin Rap http://nhpr.org/post/garbage-bin-rap <div class="transcript"></div> Fri, 04 Sep 2009 15:08:41 +0000 RadiJoJo 11256 at http://nhpr.org Garbage Bin Rap http://nhpr.org/post/garbage-bin-rap-0 <DIV class=transcript></DIV> Fri, 04 Sep 2009 04:00:00 +0000 RadiJoJo 11257 at http://nhpr.org Dumpster Diving http://nhpr.org/post/dumpster-diving <DIV class=transcript></DIV> Fri, 04 Sep 2009 04:00:00 +0000 Rebecca Barker 11261 at http://nhpr.org