Breaking up with single-use plastics


Photo: Volodymyr Hryshchenko/Unsplash

SINGLE-USE plastic waste is a major environmental concern in Malaysia, and the government has taken several initiatives to address the issue.

However, the implementation of these initiatives has been hampered by lack of enforcement, inadequate public education and absence of alternatives.

Limited time offer:
Just RM5 per month.

Monthly Plan

RM13.90/month
RM5/month

Billed as RM5/month for the 1st 6 months then RM13.90 thereafters.

Annual Plan

RM12.33/month

Billed as RM148.00/year

1 month

Free Trial

For new subscribers only


Cancel anytime. No ads. Auto-renewal. Unlimited access to the web and app. Personalised features. Members rewards.
Follow us on our official WhatsApp channel for breaking news alerts and key updates!

letters , plastic , waste

   

Next In Letters

Examine the nitty-gritty of proposed Drug Dependants Act before it's tabled
Navigating the future: Malaysia's ethical AI vision
Don’t let smoking ruin our future
Targeted subsidies foster growth and sustainability
Pesticide-free agriculture
Lasers on our oil palm estates?
Short-term gains, long-term risks
Ban sales of these dangerous car safety accessories
Governing challenges in implementing the blue economy
Make impact assessments public for sake of good governance

Others Also Read