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July 15, 2018
Instead of using a disposable drink cup, bring your own reusable to-go cup, or dine i. Washington Post illustration by Alla Dreyvitser.
To reduce waste, try this instead of that
July 15, 2018 - 9:55am
July 1, 2018
Bales of recycled materials at Republic Services, one of the largest waste managers in the country, in Seattle, May 11, 2018. Plastics and papers from dozens of American cities and towns are being dumped in landfills after China stopped recycling most “foreign garbage.” (Copyright 2018 Wiqan Ang/The New York Times)
The recycling game is rigged against consumers
July 1, 2018 - 4:00pm
April 21, 2018
Volunteers cleaned up in and around the Red River in Fargo during the summer of 2017. River Keepers / Special to The Forum
10 simple ways to help save Earth
April 21, 2018 - 6:27am
March 28, 2018
A skid-steer loader pushes single-stream recycling materials toward a conveyor belt for processing Wednesday, March 28, at MinnKota Recycling in Fargo. Michael Vosburg / Forum News Service
Sorting it out: F-M recycling centers sheltered, mostly, from China's import ban
March 28, 2018 - 10:00pm
January 8, 2018
Gary Zuroff, Dickinson public works director, and Aaron Praus, solid waste manager, presented a budget for a city-wide recycling program to the city commissioners Monday. The budget would require a roughly $5 per month increase per household. (Brandon L. Summers / The Dickinson Press)
Commissioners hear city recycling plan
January 8, 2018 - 8:56pm
December 19, 2017
Shred ND, started two months ago in Dickinson, provides on-site destruction of sensitive documents, which are then sold to the city as recycled material. The shred tech truck is unique in western North Dakota, owner Mike Ollerman said. (Submitted)
New business a path to paper recycling
December 19, 2017 - 7:36pm
December 13, 2017
Curbside recycling could cost $525K per year
December 13, 2017 - 8:04pm
November 15, 2013
Reuters File Photo
An oil derrick is seen at a fracking site for extracting oil outside of Williston in March.
Recycling frac water: Companies, regulators move forward with new technology
November 15, 2013 - 10:43pm
September 21, 2013
Press Photo by Katherine Lymn
Dunn County Lodge general manager Keith Jankowski describes the larger boarding rooms at the lodge, which include a personal bathroom and a larger closet than the majority of rooms.
Crew camps as 'green' housing?
September 21, 2013 - 12:00am
August 16, 2013
Is Dickinson ready for curbside recycling? Officials say yes and no
August 16, 2013 - 12:00am
August 14, 2013
Chad Monger, right, and Walter Dale, both with Halliburton, explain advancements in technology that can allow oil companies to recycle water used for hydraulic fracturing on Tuesday in Watford City.
Recycling fracking water a 'game-changer'
August 14, 2013 - 12:00am
March 22, 2013
Recyclable material sits Thursday at the Baler Building in Dickinson, where it will be recycled next week.
Recycling in Dickinson will help landfills control space, cost
March 22, 2013 - 12:00am
May 10, 2012
Press Photo by April Baumgarten
A sign at the Dickinson recycling location on 10th Avenue East states, "Absolutely no tree branch dumping," yet a pile of tree branches sits on the site Tuesday. City officials have decided to close the site due to abuse.
Dickinson recycling site to close, officials cite abuse
May 10, 2012 - 12:00am
March 17, 2012
Press Photo by April Baumgarten
An oil boom in western North Dakota has caught the interest of people across the country, tempting them to come to the area. In response to the increase of solid waste, as shown above Friday in Dickinson, the North Dakota Solid Waste and Recycling Association will hold workshops across the state on solid waste and management issues, which should help remind residents and officials how to properly dispose of garbage in their communities, officials added.
More people equals more trash: Solid waste workshops to be held in North Dakota
March 17, 2012 - 12:00am
March 10, 2012
Letter: Dickinson needs recycling program
March 10, 2012 - 12:00am