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Aug 06, 2018

Companies in Taiwan and the world are phasing out the use of plastic straws in the name of protecting the environment and marine life. How much impact could banning plastic straws really make? What is the best replacement for plastic straws?

The once ubiquitous and popular item has become a symbol of our...

Jul 29, 2018

He has turned rice husks into clothing, and kitchen waste into business cards. From furniture at European Starbucks stores to a mobile upcycling unit on the Tibetan Plateau, he is all about exploiting the capitalist production system to make recycling sexy.

In the pursuit and practice of the circular economy...

Jul 25, 2018

- Attributes stellar performance to projects secured over the past 12 months.
- Declares its first interim dividend pay-out of 0.5 Singapore cents per share.

SINGAPORE - (ACN Newswire) - Riding on the same growth trajectory that saw it achieve record revenues and net profits for the last three...

May 17, 2018

• This well-known designer has been chosen by Ecoembes and MBFWMadrid, through the event's Sustainability and Fashion Committee, to be the next person to take recycling onto the catwalk.
• With this initiative, the two organisations are seeking to promote sustainability and the circular economy in the fashion...

May 17, 2018

BEIJING, CHINA --( ASIA TODAY )-- ISH China & CIHE - China International Trade Fair for Heating, Ventilation, Air-Conditioning, Sanitation & Home Comfort Systems will be held from 22 – 24 May 2018 at the New China International Exhibition Center in Beijing with its largest ever show to date.

Jointly...

May 13, 2018

Kathmandu, Nepal - Best Himalaya, is one of the largest exporter of singing bowls in Nepal with over 6 years of expertise and experience in handling singing bowls. They went live with their official improvised website on March 22 2018. Previously a wholesale exporter, they will now also be selling individual pieces...

Apr 18, 2018

Biodigesters convert waste into clean gas for cooking

April 2018 — Channeuon Kob awoke at the first light of day to fix breakfast for her family. Now that she would no longer have to smell gas fumes as she prepared breakfast, she was eager to cook. Kob recently purchased a clean cookstove to replace her...

Apr 18, 2018

The East African nation of Kenya has the potential to become a role model for Thailand when it comes to curb the exorbitant use of plastic bag across the country and the unavoidable serious pollution and other trouble it creates.

Kenya’s government just issued a decree banning the production, sale,...

Apr 04, 2018

4 April 2018 – Hong Kong’s vision for a “greener city” through a new wave of innovative waste management and recycling initiatives was outlined to eco-industry leaders and associations along with consul-generals and trade commissioners representing 16 countries at a networking lunch themed “Waste Less, Save More‧...

Mar 02, 2018

BEIJING, PEOPLE’S REPUBLIC OF CHINA (2 March 2018) — The Asian Development Bank (ADB) today signed a loan equivalent of up to $200 million to help China Water Affairs Group Limited (CWA) improve wastewater management and increase people’s access to clean and reliable water supply in the People’s Republic of China (...

Feb 01, 2018

HONG KONG, CHINA (2 February 2018) — The Asian Development Bank (ADB) today signed a $100 million loan facility agreement with China Everbright International Limited (CEIL) to help a series of municipal waste-to-energy (WTE) plants in primary and secondary cities in the Mekong Delta. This initiative will be the...

Dec 31, 2017

29 December 2017 – People around the world, especially poor farmers in developing Asian countries, will benefit through the use of nuclear techniques in combatting diseases affecting farm animals and improve water management practices, the United Nations atomic energy agency has said.

“Improved farming...

Dec 20, 2017

Integrated environmental solution suppliers stole the show at September's International Environmental Expo in Guangzhou. The 2017 event featured some of the latest innovations in environmentally-friendly technology, with digital products – particularly those with Internet of Things (IoT) compatibility – at a...

Nov 17, 2017

Muscat, Oman, 14 November 2017 --( ASIA TODAY )-- In its aim to provide more value to the second edition of Oman Waste and Environmental Services Conference and Exhibition (OWES), Oman’s biggest exhibitions and conferences organizer Omanexpo has taken innovative steps to add an educational and social responsibility...

Oct 23, 2017

Muscat, Oman, 18 October 2017—Oman’s pioneer and biggest exhibitions and conferences organizer Omanexpo is slated to hold the second edition of its Oman Waste Environmental Services Exhibition and Conferences from December 4 to 5 at the Sheraton Oman Hotel.

Oct 20, 2017

In what could be a role model for other Southeast Asian countries, most of all Thailand, supermarket shoppers in Cambodia by law may soon be charged for using plastic bags as part of government measures to ramp up environment protection and reduce waste.

A sub-decree will also set restrictions on the import...

Sep 20, 2017

Bangkok, 19 September 2017 – Showcasing two of its proven technologies for the Power industry, Veolia Water Technologies (Veolia) is exhibiting at Power-Gen Asia 2017 to create greater awareness about the benefits that its Actiflo® clarifier and Hydrotech™ microscreen filters can offer to industry players. From 19...