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Nation 28 Oct 2019 | 7:00 AM

Wednesday and Friday also ‘No Plastic Bag Day’ in Penang

GEORGE TOWN: The voluntary initiative to stop providing plastic bags to shoppers – even if they are willing to pay for it – will be extended to Wednesdays and Fridays from next year.

Environment 12 Oct 2019 | 5:06 AM

Poor French families say DIY is cheaper and better for the environment

Roubaix, one of France's poorest cities, has launched a zero waste initiative to help families halve their household spending and wastage by changing their eating and buying habits.

Environment 24 Sep 2019 | 6:30 AM

Why not have a plastic tax? Just tax the people using plastic bags

Merely hoping for people to voluntarily change their behaviour and refuse, reuse and recycle plastics may no longer be enough. It’s time to hit their pockets, says Finland.

Environment 24 Sep 2019 | 6:15 AM

Getting supermarket shoppers to stop relying on single-use plastic bags

Tesco Malaysia's Unforgettable Bag campaign is helping to persuade its customers to stop using single-use plastic carrier bags.

Environment 24 Sep 2019 | 6:00 AM

Finnish what you start: Sort out your rubbish before dumping it

Malaysia has a low recycling rate. To address this, we need to learn from Finland’s campaign to build its circular economy by ensuring its citizens sort their waste at source.

Environment 16 Sep 2019 | 7:45 PM

3 Malaysians and local groups leading the way in zero-waste

These three Malaysians and local groups show that zero-waste living is very possible and absolutely necessary to save our environment.

Environment 13 Aug 2019 | 6:30 PM

Curious Cook: Facing up to climate change

Humans will have to face up to the realities of climate change as things like global warming and the effects of raising livestock.