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garbage

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Social garbage bin tells you to pick up the trash

The polite Social Trash Box out of Japan twists, bends, and reminds you to do your part to keep public spaces clean.

By November 14, 2013

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Recycled Orchestra turns garbage into beautiful music

The people of Cateura, Paraguay, are some of the poorest in Latin America, living off landfill. But one group has discovered a way to create art.

By April 16, 2013

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Smart trash can catches your garbage for you

Don't have the best aim? Don't worry. This modded wastebasket is hungry for trash and proactive about feeding itself.

By July 25, 2012

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Startup Secret No. 22: Some garbage is to be expected

Don't expect to get it right at the start. Starting a project is supposed to be hard.

By January 23, 2012

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Garbage to gold: Ways to get value from waste (Images)

There's a growing list of methods for getting energy, valuable materials, or compost from the municipal waste stream.

12 Images By February 21, 2011

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Turning everyday garbage into gasoline

At Demo Fall 2010, E-Fuel Corporation is showing off its home and business "reactor" that converts organic waste into ethanol or electricity.

By September 14, 2010

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Microfueler makes ethanol from garbage

At Demo Fall 2010, E-Fuel Corporation is showing off its home and business "reactor" that converts organic waste into ethanol or electricity.

September 14, 2010

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Junkestra symphony is pure garbage

Composition played with instruments made of objects scavenged from San Francisco Dump will appear in a classical venue that belies its trashy origins.

By April 28, 2010

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Teaching the government to love garbage

The Obama administration is eager to promote green technologies, but some energy entrepreneurs, like Bill Davis, are still struggling to explain what they do.

By December 14, 2009

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A gadget that makes garbage day a cinch

Trash bag cinch keeps the edge of your garbage bag in place

By April 21, 2009