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  1. Crushed plastic bottles are seen at a recycling plant near Laval, western France

    French lawmakers push for ban on plastic water bottles in schools

    Lawmakers in France's ruling party are pushing for a ban on plastic water bottles in school canteens from 2020 as consumers and governments become ...
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    France to make unrecycled plastic bottles more expensive

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    Singapore must be prepared to face water shortages: DPM Teo

    At present, imported water meets half of Singapore’s water needs. But water levels in Johor’s Linggiu Reservoir are falling. There is also the ...
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    From harvesting vegetables to crafting wood: Kampung Kampus offers space to learn and play

    A new community space called Kampung Kampus has opened at the former Bottle Tree Park in Khatib which will house DIY craft studios and a new ...
  5. Heroin found in shoes

    Synthetic cannabis oil and 1.6kg of heroin seized

    CNB officers arrested four people in two separate operations - one involving a suspect who bought drugs online and the other case involving three ...
  6. soju seized

    Man fined S$1.4m for importing 118,000 bottles of duty-unpaid soju

    Singaporean David So, 48, evaded duty of about S$625,190 and Goods and Services Tax of S$49,230, according to Singapore Customs.
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    Improving productivity key to delivering good healthcare service: MOH

    Minister of State for Health Chee Hong Tat says that as demand for healthcare grows while labour force growth slows down, healthcare institutions ...
  8. Codeine HSA

    Pharmacist jailed for illegally selling codeine-based cough syrup and falsifying customer records

    William Woo Tat Meng, sole proprietor of Community Pharmacy at Bukit Timah Plaza, sold 220,440 bottles containing more than 2,450 litres of ...
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    Chinese Coca-Cola workers strike over asset sale

    Coca-Cola workers in three Chinese cities have gone on strike after the US soft drinks giant announced it was selling its bottling interests in ...
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    Cambodian street pickers turn waste into survival profits

    Every day and night in Phnom Penh, children, their parents and the elderly roam the streets in search of discarded waste that can be recycled and ...