Adam Minter

Adam Minter is an American writer who has covered a range of topics for publications that include The AtlanticSlateThe Wall Street JournalThe Los Angeles TimesNational GeographicForeign Policy, The National InterestMother JonesScientific AmericanARTnews, and Sierra. In addition to his freelance work, Adam is Shanghai correspondent for Bloomberg World View.

His first book, Junkyard Planet: Travels in the Billion-Dollar Trash Trade, is an insider’s account of the hidden world of globalized recycling, from the US to China and points in between.