RECYCLING

RECYCLING

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  1. GovTech team behind Trashy

    These young engineers want to make recycling a breeze in Singapore

    It’s not always easy to find a recycling or e-waste bin, prompting four GovTech employees to come up with a prototype tool to map all such bins in ...
  2. Bushfires are common in Australia's arid southeast but spread far into the tropical northeast

    Commentary: Guess how many countries are meeting their climate change commitments

    Feel-good promises are easy politics, but they don’t actually help the planet
  3. NTU e-waste recycling lab co-directors

    New S$20 million lab to develop less toxic e-waste recycling methods

  4. food waste

    Large hotels, malls, caterers will have to segregate food waste from 2024

  5. FILE PHOTO: Greenpeace holds a demonstration against plastic waste at the Heroes Square in Budapest

    Commentary: Why stop at straws and bags? Let's move away from single-use plastics

    Land-based pollution from single-use plastic demands a global response, says environmental law professor at the University of Idaho Anastasia ...
  6. plastic bags

    Commentary: Why recycling, less single-use plastics are not the answers to our plastic scourge

    Getting rid of straws and other single-use plastics, recycling and reducing our consumerism are noble efforts but a fundamental redesign of our ...
  7. An ambitious project to clean up the Great Pacific Garbage Patch isn't capturing tons of plastic

    Commentary: The world’s plastic problem is bigger than the ocean

    Sorting or recycling the estimated 5 trillion pieces of plastic floating in the world's oceans won't be easy, one observer points out.
  8. Malaysia plastic waste Chiam Yan Tuan

    Malaysia moves to reap the benefits of processing global plastic waste

    After China shut its doors to the world's plastic waste, Malaysia became a go-to destination for some countries looking to get rid of their trash.
  9. old sofa arm chair

    Commentary: One used sofa at a time, how upcycling slows waste

    By keeping products in use for as long as possible, websites are helping to reduce waste, says one observer.
  10. blue recycling bin

    7 in 10 people in Singapore do not know what plastics to recycle: SEC report

    This results in the majority of plastic products being disposed of as general waste, a report released by the Singapore Environment Council says.