plastic http://kalw.org en Today on Your Call: What is the true cost of plastic packaging? http://kalw.org/post/today-your-call-what-true-cost-plastic-packaging <p> Mon, 25 Nov 2013 08:00:00 +0000 Malihe Razazan 36335 at http://kalw.org Today on Your Call: What is the true cost of plastic packaging? Should plastic manufacturers be held responsible for plastic pollution? http://kalw.org/post/should-plastic-manufacturers-be-held-responsible-plastic-pollution <p></p><p style="font: 14px/normal Verdana; margin: 0px; font-size-adjust: none; font-stretch: normal;"> Thu, 28 Mar 2013 07:00:00 +0000 Ali Budner 25028 at http://kalw.org Should plastic manufacturers be held responsible for plastic pollution? The dirt on compostable plastics http://kalw.org/post/dirt-compostable-plastics <p>The Sonoma Compost Company is just off Highway 101, northwest of Petaluma. All day, trucks haul in plant materials; others haul out soil. Sift through that soil, and you might find remnants of chicken feathers (apparently great for vegetable growers), rice hulls (nice for clay soils), and more.</p> Wed, 15 Aug 2012 23:30:49 +0000 Hadley Robinson 4901 at http://kalw.org The dirt on compostable plastics