Plastic bags are all around, in our research we discovered how many plastic bags everyone uses on a daily basis and their long-lasting and harmful effect on the environment.
It is an issue to be addressed because the debris of plastic bags ends up on our plate eventually and it is crucial to make everyone aware of the issue and trigger change.
Eco-friendly products can be found all around the city, but Duane Reade in particular is going above and beyond to encourage their consumers to join the green movement. Through competitive pricing and eco materials, Duane Reade seems to be doing a lot to ensure both the health of their consumers and the environment.
In this video we look at how NYC's famous food trucks are not sustainable in various different ways through extensive research.
We suggest solutions and aspects these food truck vendors could change to their service in order to become more environmentally-friendly.
During this project, we paid attention to the street’s trash by observing culture and behavior differences between the U.S and Japan.
by Nina Choe & Cathy Oh.
This video explains how the High Line transformed from an abandoned freight railroad to a sustainable urban park. We continue on with an example of another infrastructure that can be influenced by the High Line and benefit the environment.