Racing to Zero

In Pursuit of Zero Waste

"Racing To Zero" is a quick-moving, up-beat documentary that presents new solutions to the global problem of waste. Although waste may create garbage, garbage is in itself a resource, and that is the key. Our film follows the trail of trash and recycling with our guide, Robert Haley, Zero Waste Manger for the City of San Francisco as we travel the city from high to low and look behind-the-scenes at how zero waste can be achieved.

Director(s): Christopher Beaver
Production: Diana Fuller
Music: Dan Wool
Actors: Robert Haley, Peter Buss, Ernesto Salinas, Wayne Wiley, Soumyaa Kapil Behrens, Paul Faherty, Stephan Mark, Alam Arabejum, Michael Siminitus, Malaika Clark, Devin Fordyce, Sarah Koplowicz, Andrew Poon, Ivy Wan, Bob Shaffer, James Kao, Mike Biddle, Sushma Bhatia, Larry D. McCarty, Ruihong Zhang
Year: 2014
Duration: 59 min
Our age recommendation: 12
Language (audio): English
Country of origin: United States
Shooting Locations: United States
Screening rights: Green Planet Films ()
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Main topic(s): Upcycling, Recycling + Waste
Secondary topics: food waste clothing art tourism growth
Mentions: economy technology multidisciplinary strategies recycling composting enterprises chemicals laws cities plants animals minerals technologies sustainability recycling
Topic Page(s): Upcycling, Recycling + Waste

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