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.
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.