January 27, 2019Malaysia not only struggles with disposing of its own plastic rubbish safely but is also importing plastic wastes from other countries. What gives, wonders Human Writes columnist Mangai Balasegaram.
December 22, 2018At a vital meeting of the Conference of the Parties to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change – COP24, in short – the Malaysian delegation is seeking funding to reduce carbon emissions in the country.
December 21, 2018Worldwide Holdings Berhad's Waste-To-Energy treatment system is about waste recycling to produce green energy. Phase one of the billion-ringgit Malaysian project will convert 1,000 tonnes of waste into 25 megawatts of power every day!
December 11, 2018In Indonesia, the town of Surabaya’s go-green efforts include bus travel that passengers ‘pay’ for in used plastic water bottles or cups. It has proven so popular that extra services are planned.
December 9, 2018Why are there still debates about climate change? Why are we not actually already doing something concrete about the most pressing problem the world is facing, wonders Big Smile, No Teeth columnist Jason Godfrey.
October 24, 2018Some claim that redistribution of food allows the public to be sympathetic to overproduction that is an inevitable by-product of the food industry, and this may exacerbate an already difficult problem.