Indonesia said on Tuesday it would send more than 210 tonnes of garbage back to Australia, as Southeast Asian nations push back against serving as dumping grounds for foreign trash.
In line with their commitment to adopting the best industry practices and technological innovations, Bee’ah, the sustainability pioneer of the Middle East, and Tandeef, Bee’ah’s waste collection and management division, have added Ducati electric mobile waste collection units to their existing fleet, while continuously promoting Bee’ah’s sustainability agenda.
Faraj Al Doukali hastened to unload the dozens of rubbish bags from his van onto a sidewalk dump in Siyahiya, a residential district west of the Libyan capital.
"Shop, eat and pray" was long the motto for many Saudis in an age of high oil prices which long supported the government's cradle-to-grave subsidies.
Conservationists say the masks are adding to already alarmingly high levels of plastic waste in the waters around the finance hub.
New guidelines have been issued by the Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) in India for handling, treatment and safe disposal of biomedical waste generated during treatment, diagnosis and quarantine of patients confirmed or suspected to have the coronavirus disease (COVID-19).
People in Southern California are participating in a ‘Fruit-Share’ programme, aiming towards less waste of fresh produce.
Fighting the coronavirus has had severe economic fall-outs. But there is another global catastrophe looming large over us – medical waste. In India, latest figures from the Indian Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB)
Every weekend, a team of volunteers comb the coastline of the Malaysian resort of Tioman to collect plastic trash that washes up on the white-sand beaches of the island lapped by the South China Sea.