Garbage

Installation Turns Your Reflection Into A Silhouette Of Trash

Plastic Reflective, from Dutch designer Thijs Biersteker, helps participants think of ocean waste as a universal issue

Jack-O-Lantern Trash Bags Turn Garbage Into A Work Of Art

PR company Dentsu creates pumpkin-themed designs to encourage cleaner streets

Design Garbage Bins Designed to Catch Debris in the Ocean

A less expensive and far easier alternative to trash boats

Advertising Hotel Rooms Constructed From Trash Call Attention To Forgotten Urban Areas

New project aims to get German residents thinking about the future of their suburbs.

Home Recycling Campaign Hopes To Give Trash A Second Life [Video]

With the tagline “I Want to be Recycled,” Keep America Beautiful aims to increase the amount of garbage that is repurposed.

Retail 12 Stories You Need To Know Today

The iPad Mini sells out, NYT and WSJ take down their paywall for Sandy & Sweden imports garbage to produce energy.... Links to start your day with.

Design Dumpsters Transformed Into Cafes Made From Recycled Materials [Pics]

Pop-up stores created from trash containers and abandoned materials in the Netherlands.

Advertising Ed Cotton: Upcycling Is Logical

As the earth runs out of natural resources, the price of basic commodities will increase and making it necessary for us to upcycle.

Advertising Garbage Anthropology

Robin Nagle, the New York City Department of Sanitation's anthropologist-in-residence explores the hidden world of garbage that surrounds us.

Advertising Over 1,200 NYC Trash Cubes Sold

Artist Justin Gignac set out to prove the value of packaging design to a colleague. Gignac realised the most effective way to make his point was to sell a product no one in their right mind would want - garbage.