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Tel Aviv launches fleet of 'kakanoa' motorcycles to clean up after dogs

An average of 500 kg. of dog poop is left uncollected by dog owners every month, according to the municipality, which launches a fleet of special new motorcycles to combat the trend.

A young girl stands with collected trash sign reading SOS

Nearly half of Israelis admit to littering in the past year - study

Israel's litterbugs testified that the reason they littered was "not seeing a trash can nearby," or "not noticing" that they had done so, though they believe others likely do it "just for fun."

A view shows the Israeli settlement of Maale Adumim in the West Bank February 25, 2020.

Garbage incinerator plant has Ma’aleh Adumim residents burning with anger

Some residents, including people who live in the nearby communities of Kfar Adumim and Nofei Prat, have petitioned the Supreme Court for an emergency injunction.

Israel’s UBQ Materials turns garbage to ‘greenest thermoplastic material’

Other lovely buzzwords which can be used to describe UBQ are “sustainable,” “cost-effective,” “recyclable” and “green.” And it is all very real.

Ariel Sharon Park, built on the site of a former landfill once dubbed ‘Trash Mountain, is an outstan

Total mass of man-made objects soon to overreach total biomass

"For each person on the globe, anthropogenic mass equal to more than his or her body weight is produced every week."

Kayaking on the Jordan River with Abu-Kayak

Israeli kayakists take advantage of coronavirus lockdown to clean river

The three used kayaks and diving suits from their work to remove hundreds of glass and plastic bottles from the stream, in addition to plastic bags, chairs, speakers and even tables.

Ukraine-Belarus border littered with trash as stuck Breslov Hassidim leave

"We asked the Belarusians not to let the pilgrims enter the Belarusian territory, they didn't listen, and not they will have to clean up."


Trash burning in West Bank is polluting the environment

“The negligence of the environment in Judea and Samaria is causing tremendous damage to the residents. The only solution is increased enforcement and better future planning,” Gilad Ach of GEF said.

Garbage dumped in the Old City

From money bags to trash bags, Jewish activist works to reduce waste

Formerly an investment banker, 28-year-old Anna Sacks left her job and began her "Trash Walks."


Goodbye organic garbage...

Over the past decade, an increasing number of composters have been springing up in public parks, building courtyards, and private homes in Jerusalem.

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