Published: Sep 07, 2019
After a rescued dugong died from ingesting plastic bags, Thailand has been on high alert about plastic pollution. This topic is being widely discussed among Thai netizens, who have been suggesting many measures, including controlling the use of plastic bags at supermarkets and convenience stores.
Published: Feb 12, 2019
More than 169 million plastic bags have been left unused at Thailand’s 7-Eleven stores in the past two months – more than Bt33 million in value alone, but also a huge amount of single-use plastic not making its way into the environment.
Published: Jan 07, 2019
Foreign tourists on Monday gathered for the second day at a beach on Samui Island in Surat Thani province to help collect trash and debris swept to the shore by tropical storm Pabuk, which hit the Southern region last week.
Published: Dec 03, 2018
Tomorrow (Tuesday, December 4) is Thai Environment Day, and the Natural Resource and Environment Ministry has all shopping malls and shops, including convenience stores, begging you to do without single-use plastic bags, at least for one day.