Adam Minter is an American writer who has covered a range of topics for publications that include The Atlantic, Slate, The Wall Street Journal, The Los Angeles Times, National Geographic, Foreign Policy, The National Interest, Mother Jones, Scientific American, ARTnews, 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.
ARTICLES FEATURING ADAM
The Afterlives of Discarded Objects: Adam Minter’s "Junkyard Planet"
A COUPLE OF WEEKS AGO, I broke my iPhone. It slipped from my too-full hand as I was wrangling my daughter ...