University of Georgia’s College of Engineering

Reduce-Reuse

Jun 8, 2015

Dr. Jenna Jambeck returns to the program to discuss how smiley faces and counters on recycling bins improve sustainable waste practices. Her kickstarter campaign, WeRecycle has designed bins that maximize public recycling. Dr. Jenna Jambeck is an Environmental Engineer and Associate Professor in University of Georgia’s College of Engineering.

Ocean Waste

Apr 12, 2015

It would take about 2 million adult, male, African elephants to tip a scale over the 8 million ton mark. That’s about how much plastic Dr. Jenna Jambeck estimates entered the ocean in 2010 alone. Host April Sorrow talks to Dr. Jambeck about the impact this solid waste has on the environment and what we can do to minimize it. Dr. Jenna Jambeck is an Environmental Engineer and Associate Professor in University of Georgia’s College of Engineering.