RECYCLING

RECYCLING

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  1. Piles of garbage lie in front of rubbish bins in Rome

    Rome offers free metro travel for plastic recyclers

    Rome is trying to become more environmentally friendly by offering free metro tickets to travellers who recycle plastic bottles using machines set ...
  2. Composite picture of aflluence's extravagance.

    Commentary: Wasteful practices of affluence must stop

    Let’s consider a set of new 3Rs for environmental sustainability – namely, reinvention, recalibration and reward, says Nominated Member of ...
  3. Singapore to reduce Semakau waste by 30% under first Zero Waste Master Plan | Video
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    Singapore to reduce Semakau waste by 30% under first Zero Waste Master Plan | Video

    Singapore plans to reduce the waste sent to its only landfill by 30 per cent each day, under the country’s first Zero Waste Master Plan. Junn Loh ...
  4. Pulau Semakau landfill

    Singapore to reduce Semakau waste by 30% under first Zero Waste Master Plan

  5. plastic recycling

    Commentary: We are on the cusp of a plastic recycling revolution

    A bold vision for how plastics are produced, used and reused, not just how much is recycled per se, is what will move the needle on our plastic ...
  6. 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 ...
  7. Waste Singapore

    Commentary: Recycling bins are for recyclables, not junk

    IKEA’s move to give 18,000 homes a free recycling bin might help raise awareness, but won’t do anything to improve Singapore’s recycling rate if ...
  8. 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 ...
  9. East Java plastic 8

    The Indonesian village being buried by the developed world’s waste