Monthly Archives: March 2012

Over 300 corporate organisations participating in Earth Hour [News]

Over 300 corporate organisations participating in Earth Hour [News] By Qiuyi Tan, Channel NewsAsia, 29 Mar 2012. More than 300 corporate organisations will be taking part in Earth Hour this Saturday. Some companies are going beyond the hour in their sustainability drive this year, and they are doing more than turning off the lights. Shopping malls, cinemas, hotels and even…

Singapore Waste Statistics 2011

Singapore Waste Statistics 2011 The latest 2011 waste statistics and recycling rate for Singapore can be found at the National Environment Agency website. The following infographic gives an overview of the waste figures: Waste Generated refers to the total amount of waste generated in Singapore, which is the addition of Waste Disposed and Waste Recycled. Waste Disposed refers to the…

Compulsory for large hotels, malls to report waste data [News]

Compulsory for large hotels, malls to report waste data [News] By Grace Chua, The Straits Times, 7 Mar 2012. In a bid to cut waste and boost recycling, the Government is making it compulsory for large hotels and shopping malls to report how much waste they generate and their targets for reducing and recycling it. Only hotels with more than…