IF YOU consider yourself an eco-warrior because you recycle plastic bottles, drink from stainless steel reusable straws and channel your inner Marie Kondo, you haven't met Arthur Huang. The Taiwan...

[TOKYO] From bento boxes to individually wrapped bananas, plastic reigns supreme in Japan. But amid global concern about single-use waste, new legislation could help end the country's love...

[DAVOS] The bosses of Coca-Cola and Pepsi promised Thursday that "huge progress" would be made by 2030 to reduce plastic waste, which contaminates humans, wildlife, and oceans....

[SHANGHAI] China plans to launch 100 new large-scale recycling "bases" by the end of next year, part of a campaign to make better use of its resources after extending a ban on foreign...

TURKISH woman Tulay Gercek stands in front of a vending machine at a busy Istanbul subway station but instead of putting coins into a slot, she crams plastic bottles into a hole.

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WITH diapers being produced at a rate of roughly 1,000 a minute in a typical factory, there are inevitably some that don't quite make the quality-control standard to be packaged and sold....

MOST Singaporeans disposed of plastic products as general waste because of a lack of knowledge of the types of plastics that can be recycled, a new report by the Singapore Environment Council (SEC...

MOST Singaporeans disposed of plastic products as general waste because of a lack of knowledge of the types of plastics that can be recycled, a new report by the Singapore Environment Council (SEC...

WE mean well in our intentions to recycle. We dutifully collect our plastic containers, glass bottles and paper waste, and put it in the blue bin. Then we think it's whisked away, magically...

[PARIS] France plans to introduce a penalty system next year that would increase the costs of consumer goods with packaging made of non-recycled plastic, part of a pledge to use only recycled...