Why New York is the World's Most Wasteful City by Matt Coneybeare on Jun. 6, 2015 at 10:20 AM at 10:20 AM on June 6, 2015 Play Video In theory, cities could make a little go a long way for a large number of people. In practice, however, cities can be extremely wasteful. via Seeker environment Something wrong with this post? Let us know! Share This Post Brought To You By… If You Liked This, You May Enjoy… Interactive Map Lets You Track New York City's 14 Million Tons of Garbage WATCH: NYU Professor On What Our Trash Reveals About Our Lives Dead Horse Bay, Short Film Reveals the History of New York City's Buried Trash Dumpster Diving in Manhattan Yields Perfectly Edible and Completely Sealed Food Subscribe to Viewing NYC by Email Email Address If you are a human, ignore this field Daily Weekly Both We hate spam too, so we absolutely won't give your email address to anybody else. Expect emails containing the site's most popular articles only as frequently as you like.