Garbage, vanishing natural resources, destroyed oceans: the environment doesn’t stand a chance against society’s bad habits. Is there anything that we, individually, can still do? San Francisco’s mayor has pledged to achieve zero waste in his city by 2020. Following this city’s trail of trash with Robert Haley, San Francisco’s Zero Waste Manager, Racing to Zero presents solutions to these global problems while making extraordinary new discoveries that may change the future of consumption. Directed by Christopher Beaver. Produced by Diana Fuller.

Racing to Zero, in Pursuit of Zero Waste

2014 US 57 min
Festival Year: 2015
Types: Documentary
Topic: Climate Change, Environmental Advocacy and Justice, Sustainable Living