A man sorts products at a warehouse of the non-profit Innatura cooperative in Cologne, western Germany. Despite its well-established recycling movement, Europe's most populous nation still generates enormous amounts of unnecessary waste, from usable consumer products to still-edible food. | Patrik Stollarz/Getty

Eco-Minded Germans Are Sharing Their Waste

Despite its reputation for environmentalism, Germany generates enormous amounts of waste — and consumers are coming up with innovative ways to change that.

Published On 04/13/2017
11:03 AM EDT