Tag: hotels

“Malls, hotels must look into improving efforts to reduce waste” [News]

“Malls, hotels must look into improving efforts to reduce waste” [News] By Siau Ming En, TODAY, 24 Nov 2016 From hotels throwing out leftover food to shopping malls discarding paper and plastic packaging, such large commercial premises alone churned out about 302,000 tonnes of waste last year, taking up 4 per cent of the total waste generated in Singapore. And…

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…

Singapore hotels to reduce, reuse, recycle [News]

Singapore hotels to reduce, reuse, recycle [News] By Channel NewsAsia, 1 Jul 2011 To improve waste management in the hotel industry, the Singapore Hotel Association (SHA) and National Environment Agency (NEA) have jointly launched the 3R (Reduce, Reuse, Recycle) Programme for Hotels. This initiative aims to help hotels achieve better waste management and increase waste recycling rates. NEA said it…

New 3R Programme to Improve Waste Management and Recycling Rate in the Hotel Industry [Press Releases]

1 Jul 2011 – To improve waste management in the hotel industry, the Singapore Hotel Association (SHA) and National Environment Agency (NEA) have jointly launched the “3R (Reduce, Reuse, Recycle) Programme for Hotels”, in conjunction with the Singapore Green Hotel Award 2011.

This initiative aims to help hotels achieve better waste management and increase waste recycling rates. This is part…