Week of Nov 12, 2012
Trash to Treasure
Photo by Michael Premo
From dumpster to dining room, a night out with urban harvesters who eat only what others throw away.
Yes We Can
On the streets and digging through trash with New Yorkers who make their living half-a-penny at a time.
Trash Comes Clean
A quest to comprehend the immensity of New York City’s waste takes a writer to the heart of the Fresh Kills landfill.
No Strings Attached
A Brooklyn artist creates instruments out of old shovels, whiskey bottles and other forgotten curiosities.
The Park Bench
They city's garbage is all around us but easy to ignore. Share your thoughts about New York's trash and discover more stories here.