German waste company EEW is so modern and environmentally friendly that Beijing Enterprises has just payed a lot of money for it. Employees are not worried at all about the new owners.
The UK is building so many rubbish-burning facilities that it may be impossible for the country to meet its recycling targets. It's a problem across incinerator-crazed northern Europe - and could expand the trash trade.
Our reporter Bormey Chy came to Berlin from Cambodia to work at DW and explore an exciting city. But she also discovered a greener, more sustainable lifestyle.
Plastic waste is a growing problem worldwide - especially for the planet's oceans. The dilemma has inspired a Canadian entrepreneur to start using old plastic bottles to build homes on an island off Panama.
Plastic is useful - for packaging, tires, clothing, and much else. But 2 percent of plastics produced end up in the ocean. It enters the food chain - even reaching us. A new analysis highlights the scale of the problem.
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