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For Export Only: Pesticides & Pills, Part 1
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produced by Robert Richter, 1929-, Independent Documentary Fund and WNET Channel 13, New York, NY (New York, NY: Richter Productions, 1980), 59 mins
The circle of poison: global corporations export banned or severely restricted pesticides to developing nations. Winner, duPont-Columbia University top journalism award of the year.
produced by Robert Richter, 1929-, Independent Documentary Fund and WNET Channel 13, New York, NY (New York, NY: Richter Productions, 1980), 59 mins
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Great Big Story, A New Life for Mangled Millions
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produced by Great Big Story, in Great Big Story (Atlanta, GA: CNN Newsource Sales, 2016), 3 mins

Turns out, your old cash has a very green afterlife. When money gets too old and worn out for circulation, it gets sent back to the Federal Reserve to be shred and turned into … compost? Yep. Million-dollar compost. Money may not grow on trees, but trees can grow from money.

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produced by Great Big Story, in Great Big Story (Atlanta, GA: CNN Newsource Sales, 2016), 3 mins
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Great Big Story, Treepocalypse Now
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produced by Great Big Story, in Great Big Story (Atlanta, GA: CNN Newsource Sales, 2016), 3 mins
Welcome to Holiday Tree Farms — the largest Christmas tree farm in the world. Located in Corvallis, Oregon, 30-year veteran tree farmer Mark Arkills uses a combination of helicopters (that's right, helicopters) and brute force to harvest over one million trees every year. With a sales window of just a few short...
produced by Great Big Story, in Great Big Story (Atlanta, GA: CNN Newsource Sales, 2016), 3 mins
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City of Tomorrow
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presented by Rachel Crane, 1985-; produced by Cable News Network (CNN) (Atlanta, GA: CNN Newsource Sales, 2014), 20 mins

The city of tomorrow might already be here. Right now, 21st century challenges like greenhouse gases, crime and high energy costs — are being met worldwide with real innovation. In the coming years communities will grow at an amazing pace. The United Nations predicts by 2030, 60% of the world will live in cities...

presented by Rachel Crane, 1985-; produced by Cable News Network (CNN) (Atlanta, GA: CNN Newsource Sales, 2014), 20 mins
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Great Big Story, Take Me There: Eco-Friendly Desert Bikes
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produced by Great Big Story, in Great Big Story (Atlanta, GA: CNN Newsource Sales, 2017), 9 secs
Consider the humble bicycle — a simple, yet elegant two-wheeled machine that has served us well for 200 years. Now in its latest iteration, it’s the world’s number-one-selling electric vehicle. Capitalizing on this trend, three Dubai-based entrepreneurs are adapting electric bicycles to the demands of desert...
produced by Great Big Story, in Great Big Story (Atlanta, GA: CNN Newsource Sales, 2017), 9 secs
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Great Big Story, Eyes on Africa: Bikes from Bamboo
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produced by Great Big Story, in Great Big Story (Atlanta, GA: CNN Newsource Sales, 2018), 3 mins

In Ghana, there is an abundance of bamboo. So much so, that one company devised an unusual means of transportation: bamboo bikes. Crafting bamboo into bike frames, Boomers has made thousands of the sustainable bikes. Once finished, the bikes are said to be stronger and lighter than steel. But there is much more to...

produced by Great Big Story, in Great Big Story (Atlanta, GA: CNN Newsource Sales, 2018), 3 mins
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Great Big Story, The Homes that Plastic Built
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produced by Great Big Story, in Great Big Story (Atlanta, GA: CNN Newsource Sales, 2018), 3 mins
Conceptos Plásticos is the union of two passions — helping the environment and creating products that can benefit vulnerable populations. With almost 600 tons of plastic waste being thrown away in a landfill each day in Bogotá, Colombia, Oscar Mendez knew that something had to be done. That’s when the idea o...
produced by Great Big Story, in Great Big Story (Atlanta, GA: CNN Newsource Sales, 2018), 3 mins
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In Cairo's Trash City, School Teaches Reading, Recycling February 16, 2010
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presented by Fred de Sam Lazaro, fl. 1985; produced by Public Broadcasting Service (Arlington, VA: NewsHour Productions, 2010), 8 mins
For generations, the Zabaleen people have hauled away Cairo's refuse and lived on the fringes of society. But thanks to an enterprising recycling school, the poor and mostly illiterate inhabitants of 'Trash City' are receiving education and job training for the first time. Fred de Sam Lazaro reports from Egypt.
presented by Fred de Sam Lazaro, fl. 1985; produced by Public Broadcasting Service (Arlington, VA: NewsHour Productions, 2010), 8 mins
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Marketplace Middle East, Marketplace Middle East, January 28, 2017
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produced by Cable News Network (CNN), in Marketplace Middle East (Atlanta, GA: CNN Newsource Sales, 2017), 12 mins
Home to more than half the world's crude oil reserves, and more than a third of its natural gas supplies, the Middle East is also one of the world's most demanding energy consumers. As such, there is an increasing push towards a sustainable future.
produced by Cable News Network (CNN), in Marketplace Middle East (Atlanta, GA: CNN Newsource Sales, 2017), 12 mins
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Marketplace Africa, May 13, 2016
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presented by Zain Asher, 1983-; produced by Cable News Network (CNN); interview by Zain Asher, 1983-, in Marketplace Africa (Atlanta, GA: CNN Newsource Sales, 2016), 11 mins
IN FOCUS: BOTSWANA ECOTOURISM. Botswana may be one of the least populated nations, but it's home to Africa's largest elephant population. Botswana has a strong reputation for conservation - and the country has turned to its rich wildlife to boost its GDP. Second to the diamond industry today, eco-tourism is now a...
presented by Zain Asher, 1983-; produced by Cable News Network (CNN); interview by Zain Asher, 1983-, in Marketplace Africa (Atlanta, GA: CNN Newsource Sales, 2016), 11 mins
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