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Vietnam province restricts single-use plastic in government offices

Government workers in Thua Thien-Hue Province have been told not to use plastic water bottles or plastic bags at the workplace.

Dumping plastic waste in Asia found destroying crops and health

The world’s recyclable plastic is being shipped to Asia where it is illegally dumped, buried or burned in the country with the lightest regulations.

Trash heroes and scavenger apps battle Bali 'garbage emergency'

Bali is seeing a mounting rubbish problem and it's an Asian concern.
July 23, 2018 | 09:32 am GMT+7

Southeast Asia choking on plastic waste

Vietnam shares big responsibility for eight million tons of plastic dumped into the world's oceans every year.
June 06, 2018 | 05:02 pm GMT+7

Taiwanese textile company to expand in Vietnam: report

'We cannot think of a better place to build our new manufacturing base than Vietnam.'
October 19, 2016 | 03:43 pm GMT+7

Chinese chemicals flood Vietnam's agricultural sector

Toxic residue from pesticides and insecticides has been blamed for Vietnam's spiraling cancer rate.
September 23, 2016 | 02:19 pm GMT+7

160 tons of toxic waste illegally moved from China to Vietnam

The red mud may have been transported to Vietnam for disposal.
September 17, 2016 | 12:14 pm GMT+7

Formosa illegally changed waste-treatment technology: Vietnam minister

The prime culprit behind Vietnam's mass fish deaths arbitrarily picked a less environmentally-friendly waste-treatment method.
July 12, 2016 | 11:03 am GMT+7
 
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