THIS WEEK'S TOPIC: How can Singapore become a zero-waste nation? How is your organisation contributing towards the vision - and what are the costs and benefits involved?...

AVOCADOS, the soft, green superfood, may be falling out of favour with some restaurants in Britain as they move to ban the trendy food from their menus, amid environmental and land concerns.

WEARING matching blue Nehru jackets, the dozen inspectors fan out across Mumbai's hectic Crawford Market, each scouring for violators of an ambitious plastic ban....

GLOBAL warming has far-reaching and devastating consequences for the planet. Much of it is due to carbon dioxide emissions from cars. Most people acknowledge the threat, but think it will not...

STRAIT TALK

WE ARE accustomed to associating the colour green with environmental campaigners, as in Greenpeace, but increasingly, attention is being turned towards the blue part of our planet.

COMPANIES in Singapore will have to report the packaging used in their products a year earlier than the previous deadline, in the national push to reduce waste.

IT'S the worst enemy of environmental campaigners, but people around the world use mountains of plastic every day and business is booming for manufacturers....

WAR ON PLASTIC

AUSTRALIA'S biggest supermarket chains are scrambling to combat "bag rage" as frustrated shoppers vent their anger over the removal of single-use plastic bags....

WAR ON PLASTIC

IN ONE fell sip, Seattle on Sunday became the first major US city to ban drinking straws, an environmentally friendly move that leaders hope will spark a nationwide conversation about small,...