Washington recyclers are worried they could soon have no place to send discarded paper and plastics. China has decided the U.S. is letting food and garbage contaminate too much of its recyclables.
By the end of the year, much of the mixed plastic and paper that goes into recycling bins will be banned from China, which could mean they will end up in a landfill.
local | News | Sustainability | Communities | Transportation | EnvironmentOPB/EarthFix | Sept. 15, 2017 8 a.m. | Portland
A new program in Northeast Portland aims to serve people outside the boundaries of mainstream car-sharing services.
local | News | Sustainability | Politics | Climate change | Communities | Forestry | EnvironmentJefferson Public Radio | Sept. 14, 2017 5:15 p.m. | Ashland, Oregon
Conservatives are arguing that if loggers had been allowed to cut more trees, we wouldn’t be having all these fires. But scientists say it's not that simple.
Why would a fourth-generation Oregon rancher who doesn't put much trust in the government choose to work with federal agencies to restore salmon runs on her property?
More than two dozen Oregon businesses are banding together to fight climate change through a new organization called the Oregon Business Alliance For Climate.