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    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 ...
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    Commentary: Marie Kondo has taught me I need 21 pairs of jeans

    Marie Kondo's advice to throw everything that doesn't spark joy out is unnerving, says Financial Times' Jo Ellison.
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    Singapore's 'freegans' find treasure in trash

  4. Christofer Costes, a French inventor who created a machine that turns plastic waste into fuel, disp

    French pair invent plastic-to-fuel recycler fit for African bush

    A French actor and a self-taught inventor have designed a low-tech machine that converts plastic waste into diesel and petrol, which they say ...
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    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.
  6. FILE PHOTO: Lebanese President Michel Aoun addresses the European Parliament in Strasbourg

    Lebanon can't waste more time on government formation - president

    Lebanese President Michel Aoun said on Wednesday the country no longer had the luxury of wasting time as a six-month government formation crisis ...
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    China arrests 576 waste smuggling suspects from Jan-Oct - Xinhua

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    China's NE farming belt accused of livestock pollution failures

  9. Macedonia's PM Zoran Zaev gives a speach during a referendum night on changing Macedonia'

    Greece says opportunity to resolve Macedonia name issue must not be wasted

    The Greek government said on Monday the opportunity to solve a dispute over the name of Macedonia must not be wasted, a day after a referendum ...
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    Commentary: What will it take for Singapore to give up plastic?

    Moving away from single-use plastic and making clean drinking water available everywhere are two ways we can tackle the scourge of plastic waste ...