ASIA/PACIFIC

Incineration in Asia - a viable solution?

Incineration in Asia - a viable solution?Lock icon

Asia's growing economies will generate increasing amounts of waste which require a proper and environmentally safe disposal.

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A new "warrior" in XCMG's family

A new "warrior" in XCMG's family

Proving that two heads are better than one, XCMG Environment Technology and XCMG Automotive Division have come together to develop the company's first 21-barrel pure electric closed waste truck.

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Is a waste collection ship the solution to Pacific's waste issues?

Is a waste collection ship the solution to Pacific's waste issues?Lock icon

Many of the waste challenges facing the Pacific Islands are typical of developing nations around the world. Limited waste infrastructure and resources are significant and so is behaviour; plastic packaging has replaced the humble biodegradable banana...

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How can Indonesia win against plastic pollution?

How can Indonesia win against plastic pollution?

Four of Indonesia's rivers rank among the 20 most polluted in the world in terms of mismanaged plastic waste measured in metric tons.

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Asian asset owners are leapfrogging into ESG

Asian asset owners are leapfrogging into ESG

Sustainable investing has become particularly popular in Europe, across many countries. In the Asia Pacific region, certain countries such as Japan and Australia have shown stronger interest in environmental, social and governance (ESG) thanks to asset...

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Investors welcome better climate change reporting through TCFD

Investors welcome better climate change reporting through TCFD

Investors across Australia, New Zealand and Asia have welcomed the release of the Financial Stability Board Taskforce on Climate-Related Financial Disclosures (TCFD) final recommendations.

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Three-armed robot to enter Singapore

Three-armed robot to enter Singapore

Singapore will soon have its first three-armed robot, after ZenRobotics and V8 Environmental Pte Ltd agreed on the delivery of the ZenRobotics Recycler Unit that will be installed in a new material recovery facility expected to be operational by the mid...

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Asia Pac leading WtE market

Asia Pac leading WtE market

Asia Pacific is currently leading the regional waste to energy market, according to a recently released report by TMR Research.

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CMA Ecocycle tackles PNG waste

CMA Ecocycle tackles PNG waste

Australian mercury recovery and recycling company CMA Ecocycle is partnering with Papua New Guinea environmental services firm Total Waste Management (TWM) to reverse the historically negative story of international transfers of toxic waste.

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Case study: Del Monte - environmental overachievers

Case study: Del Monte - environmental overachievers

Food manufacturer Del Monte Philippines Inc's (DMPI) wastewater project has exceeded the high environmental goals and targets set for the job and has turned its waste products from an environmental liability to a profit maker.

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