Single-Stream Recycling

This week, Tim Faulkner, Dave Fisher and Frank Carini discuss the pros and cons of single-stream recycling and what this new system will mean for Rhode Islanders when it goes […]

Read Story

Bag It: R.I. Needs to Ban Plastic Tumbleweeds

PROVIDENCE — They’re illegal in New Delhi, Bangladesh and Portland, Ore., but they’re blowing all over Rhode Island. They’re snagged on fences along the Woonasquatucket River. They’re bobbing in Narragansett Bay. There are likely several in your home or office at this very moment.

Read Story

Stories That Matter, in Your Inbox

State Addressing Landfill Odor Complaints

JOHNSTON, R.I. — Excessive rain and a reduced volume of trash are being blamed for strong odors that have triggered a rash of complaints from Central Landfill neighbors.

Read Story

Your support keeps our reporters on the environmental beat.

Reader support is at the core of our nonprofit news model. Together, we can keep the environment in the headlines.


We use cookies to improve your experience and deliver personalized content. View Cookie Settings