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Behind the Scenes with NYC's Garbage Collectors

Charting New York's four-hundred-year struggle with trash, an anthropologist who spent ten years with sanitation workers of all ranks reveals what it takes for the Department of Sanitation to manage Gotham's garbage.

Could venture capital finally make "cradle to cradle" a reality?

Tech investors bet they’ll make more money mining garbage than burning it

Could venture capital finally make "cradle to cradle" a reality?

Wildwood : A Journey Through Trees  pdf download

Wildwood : A Journey Through Trees pdf download

Rubbish!: The Archaeology of GarbageAnother book to add to my collection.

Rubbish!: The Archaeology of Garbage

There are advantages and drawbacks to the intense competition to dispose of New York City’s trash.

A Better Way to Take Out the Garbage?

There are advantages and drawbacks to the intense competition to dispose of New York City’s trash.

The Poison Tree: A Novel by Erin Kelly http://www.amazon.com/dp/0143120417/ref=cm_sw_r_pi_dp_-RFvvb1RRTWXE

The Poison Tree: A Novel by Erin Kelly --I liked this--maybe I wasn't paying enough attention, but the ending was a surprise to me.

New York City Politics: Governing Gotham

"Most experts consider economic development to be the dominant factor influencing urban politics. They point to the importance of the finance and real estate industries, the need to improve the tax base, and the push to create jobs.

Fifty Railroads that Changed the Course of History by Bill Laws,http://www.amazon.com/dp/1770851690/ref=cm_sw_r_pi_dp_fqEHtb08YB83FTP7

Fifty Railroads That Changed the Course of History by Bill Laws Dec 2013

Allen & Unwin is Australia's leading independent book publisher and has been voted "Publisher of the Year" thirteen times including the inaugural award in 1992 and eleven times since

The article included contains a description of Giles Slade’s book called “Made to Break” which talks about planned obsolescence, how it started, and how it has developed. He talks about today’s buy and throw away culture where people are constantly buying new products, and then throwing them away while they still work, only to buy new ones, continuing in a vicious cycle that is doing damage to our environment.

Made to Break: technology and obsolescence in America by Giles Slade

Paint your career green : get a green job without starting over / Stan Schatt and Michele Lobl.

Paint your career green : get a green job without starting over / Stan Schatt and Michele Lobl.

From Main Street To Mall: The Rise And Fall Of The American Department Store PDF

From Main Street To Mall: The Rise And Fall Of The American Department Store PDF

NYC to hire 401 new sanitation workers | SILive.

City jobs are some of the most sought after because of the wages, benefits and security. Taking a test is the way to get started in the hiring process for most of these positions.

Best Lock NYC Sanitation 220 Pc Garbage Truck Construction Toy by Best Lock. $27.25. This is a cool building block set from Best Lock that you can use to build a New York City Sanitation garbage truck. Best Lock blocks are compatible with other major building block manufacturers.

Best Lock NYC Sanitation 220 Pc Garbage Truck Construction Toy by Best Lock. $27.25. This is a cool building block set from Best Lock that you can use to build a New York City Sanitation garbage truck. Best Lock blocks are compatible with other major building block manufacturers.