• Sat, 20 Apr 2019 13:44
    Apple expands recycling effort under watch of Daisy the robot
    Apple has announced the expansion of its global recycling programme, which will quadruple the number of locations to which US customers can send their iPhones to be disassembled by Daisy, its recycling robot. 
    Tech
  • Fri, 22 Feb 2019 16:56
    Students suffer smoke inhalation after fire at recycling plant
    Twenty students were taken to hospital suffering from smoke inhalation on Friday after a fire broke out near their school at a recycling plant in Rayong's Nakhom Pattana district.
    Breaking News
  • Mon, 07 Jan 2019 01:00
    Recycling gets the nod under ‘circular economy’ projects
    As Asian countries face a future of evermore waste being generated, they are considering a shift to the “circular economy” to drive sustainable growth for their nation.
    Economy
  • Mon, 07 Jan 2019 01:00
    Recycling gets nod under ‘circular economy’ projects
    As Asian countries face a future of ever-more waste being generated, they are considering a shift to the “circular economy” to drive sustainable growth for their nation.
    Real Estate
  • Mon, 24 Dec 2018 11:26
    Indorama acquires PET recycling facility in USA
    Chemical producer Indorama Ventures Plc (IVL) has entered into an agreement to acquire a PET recycling facility from Custom Polymers PET in Alabama, US.
    Corporate
  • Wed, 05 Dec 2018 11:49
    Bangkok recycling plant gutted in stubborn fire
    A major fire at a Bangkok recycling plant forced the evacuation of residents from an adjacent four-storey apartment building early Wednesday.
    national
  • Wed, 05 Sep 2018 15:41
    Kalasin removes electrical waste
    A 50-tonne first batch of waste electrical equipment will be removed free-of-charge on Thursday from the Khok Sa-art community in Kalasin's Khong Chai district, which has been known for recycling and processing e-waste for proper disposal in Sara Buri, said provincial natural resources and environment office director Phichit Sombatmak on Wednesday.
    national
  • Wed, 05 Sep 2018 01:00
    Electronics trade objects to draft recycling law
    MANUFACTURERS and vendors of electronics and electrical appliances have expressed strong opposition to a draft bill on the disposal of waste gear, citing the high costs they would face.
    Economy
  • Thu, 16 Aug 2018 01:00
    Govt to ban import of electronic, plastic wastes
    Minister says environment and public health top priorities; recycling businesses fear for future.
    national
  • Wed, 15 Aug 2018 14:14
    Govt launches electronic waste crackdown
    Provincial Administration Department director-general Arthit Boonyasophat has instructed all district chiefs to dispatch teams led by kamnans (tambon officials) and village heads to check electronic waste-recycling factories.
    national
  • Tue, 31 Jul 2018 12:06
    IVL expands European presence, acquires recycler Sorepla
    SET-listed Indorama Ventures Public Company Limited (IVL), a global chemical producer, announced on Tuesday it had entered into an agreement to acquire Sorepla Industrie SA, a plastics recycling facility in France.
    Corporate
  • Mon, 16 Jul 2018 01:00
    Circular economy 'the way to go to reduce environmental degradation'
    CIRCULAR ECONOMY, or the reuse and recycling of products, is expected to grow in a big way as consumers, manufacturers and policymakers are becoming increasingly aware of the worsening environment due to expanding economic activities.
    Economy
  • Thu, 12 Jul 2018 08:48
    Trash piles up in US as China closes door to recycling
    For months, a major recycling facility for the greater Baltimore-Washington area has been facing a big problem: it has to pay to get rid of huge amounts of paper and plastic it would normally sell to China.
    business
  • Mon, 11 Jun 2018 04:00
    Thailand becoming ‘garbage bin of world’
    Waste policies encourage wrong choices; reducing, reusing and recycling should come first, say environmentalists.
    national
  • Sat, 02 Jun 2018 01:00
    Company faces legal action over alleged fraud in the import of plastic garbage
    RAIDS on recycling plants and containers of plastics importers are being ramped up in the wake of a recent controversy over an e-waste operation.
    national
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