PLASTIC WASTE

PLASTIC WASTE

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  1. A cup of latte coffee is pictured at a cafe in Sydney

    Ireland to impose 'latte levy' by 2021 to cut plastic waste

    Ireland will impose a so-called latte levy on disposable coffee cups by 2021 in a bid to change consumer habits and cut the environmental impact ...
  2. sorting plastic waste Indonesia

    Indonesia accuses two Singaporeans over imported plastic waste

  3. A commuter carries a disposable coffee cup in London, Britain

    Commentary: The single-use coffee cup is generating a mountain of waste

    Most paper recycling mills can’t efficiently process paper coffee cups, and the majority are incinerated or sent to landfill, says University of ...
  4. Yeo Bee Yin waste

    Commentary: When did Southeast Asia become a dumping ground for waste?

    If Southeast Asian countries no longer accept waste from high-income countries, where will the waste go? City University of Hong Kong Dr Danny ...
  5. Malaysia steps up checks to halt plastic waste imports | Video
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    04:37minutes

    Malaysia steps up checks to halt plastic waste imports | Video

    Malaysian authorities have stepped up checks on containers to stop plastic waste from being brought into the country. The crackdown comes after ...
  6. Malaysia clamps down on illegal imported plastic waste | Video
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    03:53minutes

    Malaysia clamps down on illegal imported plastic waste | Video

    Malaysia’s government is clamping down hard on illegal factories importing plastic waste from other countries. In recent weeks, Malaysia has also ...
  7. 265 containers of plastic waste found abandoned in Butterworth

    265 containers of plastic waste found abandoned in Penang