RECYCLING

RECYCLING

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  1. Heart of the Matter podcast thumbnail
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    25:54minutes

    Repairing and recycling to reduce e-waste: A pipe dream in Singapore?

    Many of us may not think twice about throwing away old gadgets and buying new ones. It's one thing to talk about Zero Waste and reusing, reducing ...
  2. Recycling during COVID-19 outbreak in Santiago

    Chile's trashpickers say recycling latest casualty of coronavirus

    Trashpickers in Chile are warning that recycling, never popular in the far-flung South American nation, is poised to become the latest casualty of ...
  3. The spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in London

    Commentary: Rubbish is piling up as recycling, waste systems struggle to keep up during COVID-19 outbreak

    Lockdown has exposed real problems with the circular economy which urgently need to be addressed, say observers.
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    47:54minutes

    Ep 2: Plastic Wasteland

    In 2018 China stops importing recyclables, creating global chaos and flooding Southeast Asian countries with unwanted plastic. For Indonesia, ...
  5. Compressed plastic bottles are seen prior being used for making robes at a monastery in Bangkok

    Thai Buddhist temple recycles plastics into robes

    At a Buddhist temple south of Bangkok, a monk watches as a machine presses down on thousands of water bottles, before a giant bale of crushed ...
  6. Plastic cutlery

    Commentary: Companies are cutting costs but dressing up moves as climate action

    Policies that cut down waste may be motivated by corporate-friendly intentions, says the Financial Times' Pilita Clark.