Tag: electrical waste

NEA calls for tender to conduct study on electrical, electronic waste [News]

NEA calls for tender to conduct study on electrical, electronic waste [News] By TODAY, 19 Sep 2015 The National Environment Agency (NEA) yesterday called for a tender to conduct a study on the collection, recycling and management of electrical and electronic waste (e-waste), amid the increasing use of electronic devices. The NEA will use the study findings to consider a…

StarHub launches e-waste recycling programme for Earth Hour with a challenge [Press Releases]

Singapore, 30 March 2012 – For Earth Hour this year, from 8:30pm till 9:30pm on Saturday 31 March, expect to see dimmed lights, as well as lights and television screens turned off, at StarHub’s retail shops and Customer Service Centres around the island. That is because StarHub will be joining the rest of the planet once again to reduce electricity…

Zapping the Toxic Out of Growing Electronic Waste [News]

Zapping the Toxic Out of Growing Electronic Waste [News] By The Straits Times For nearly a year, a disused 30-inch cathode-ray-tube (CRT) TV sat in the living room of Mrs Adeline Koh’s four-room flat. No karung guni or rag-and-bone man wanted the old set because it was too bulky and heavy to cart away. Two weeks ago, the 38-year-old finally…