PLASTIC WASTE

PLASTIC WASTE

Displaying 10 out of 16 results

  1. TP ep 16 - plastic pandemic
    Media playtime
    23:41minutes

    Ep 16: Plastic Pandemic: What Can We Do About It?

    In our fight against the COVID-19, Singaporeans are using more plastics than ever. But what’s keeping us safe, has also derailed our efforts to ...
  2. CNA+: Talking Point discusses rise in plastic waste amid COVID-19
    Media playtime
    07:06minutes

    CNA+: Talking Point discusses rise in plastic waste amid COVID-19

    A bite-size version of what you have missed on "Asia First".
  3. 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 ...
  4. 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 ...
  5. 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 ...
  6. Malaysia steps up checks to halt plastic waste imports | Video
    Media playtime
    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 ...
  7. Malaysia clamps down on illegal imported plastic waste | Video
    Media playtime
    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 ...