A Closer Look at Garbage

A Closer Look at Garbage

Steph Guinan recently finished an infographic on garbage creation in the US. This is some of what she discovered during her research on the topic.

The EPA estimates that each person in the US produces 4.43 pounds of garbage per day. With a growing population, even moderate attempts to reduce the cycle of consumption and disposal have not been enough to plateau the country’s total trash production. When considering the ways in which we interact with our environment, it is critical for us to examine and understand our waste. Data visualization can aid this understanding and better equip us to adjust our consumption and disposal habits.

 

Trash is Big Business

Waste management is a $55 billion industry, according to the Waste Business Journal. Projections of growth expect the industry to reach $60... keep reading

The Oscars 2013: A Look at the Nominees’ History of Success at the Academy Awards

Every year, the best and the boldest of Hollywood are on display at the Academy Awards. The 85th Oscars, as in previous years, features a vast array of veteran and new talent. In this infographic, we can see just how nominations and awards stack up for this contending this year. So pull up a... keep reading

Visually Marketplace Designer Spotlight: Antonio di Vico

Visually’s Marketplace connects thousands of designers with clients seeking to commission infographics and data visualizations. Every week, we feature a member of our designer community here, on the blog. If you are interested in participating, please contact us at blogvisual.ly. Name: Antonio di Vico Age: 31 On Visually: antoniodivico In Design: 9      ... keep reading