According to the Climate Leadership Coalition (CLC), Zero Emissions Day, or ZeDay, is “designed to give the world a break from fossil fuels and to raise awareness about the harm caused by carbon emissions”. It aims to “engage people towards more climate-friendly choices in their personal life”. This event falls right before World Car Free Day, which is on the 22nd of September — another event that encourages us to reduce our carbon footprint by opting for public transport, walking, cycling and even carpooling.
At Environmental Solutions Asia, we enable the circular economy of specialty chemicals and minerals. Our operations in Singapore help clients in the Chemical, Electroplating, Pharmaceutical, and Semiconductor industries sustainably recover or safely dispose of their chemical waste. We are able to process and recycle spent acids*, alkalis, plating solutions, etchants, solvents, and other spent chemicals.
At Environmental Solutions Asia, we believe it is our people that drive the company. As such, we want to uncover the stories behind them as individuals pursuing their passions. Stick around as we chat with our fellow green champions and get to know the colleagues we work alongside each day.
GIF Source: Environmental Solutions Asia — Feeding Sludge into a Hopper
COVID-19 has revealed tremendous gaps and inadequacies in our existing systems — salient issues that we need to address if we want to reimagine a stronger and more resilient post-pandemic world. By greening our systems, Singapore can start to pave the road to recovery and safeguard ourselves against future global disruptions.
The Lunar New Year is undoubtedly a time to usher in prosperity and auspiciousness, but it also invites an ugly contribution to excessive waste— in particular, plastic waste. Here, we have consolidated a few simple tips that you can consider for a more green and sustainable Chinese New Year (CNY) celebration!
They say change is the only constant. As an organisation, we have adapted to the growing threat of climate change and thus developed newer recycling and waste management capabilities. With our low-carbon ethos and consolidated focus on resource circularity, we have never been more ready to transform industrial waste management in Singapore.
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