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Scrapping waste imports would cut deep, Vietnamese paper makers worry

Vietnamese paper makers are worried they will lack raw material for production if mixed paper waste import is banned.

Vietnamese block garbage trucks with coffin, want treatment plant shut

Residents of a central Vietnam district have taken turns to prevent garbage trucks from entering a new waste ...

Land erosion a man made disaster in Vietnam's Mekong Delta

While several factors are responsible, rampant sand mining, overexploitation of groundwater and upstream dams are compounding the problem.
June 20, 2018 | 11:08 am GMT+7

Trashed: ‘Billionaire scrap village’ residents die a slow death

Recycling plastic waste is taking a toll in Minh Khai Village.
June 16, 2018 | 08:00 pm GMT+7

Time to scrap scrap imports: Vietnam minister

Environment minister sounds alarm, saying Vietnam is ill equipped to treat its solid waste.
June 06, 2018 | 12:34 pm GMT+7

Drastic plastic: Vietnam beach awash with tide of blue waste

A once-peaceful and clean beach in Thanh Hoa has been slowly suffocating under the weight of plastic waste.
June 05, 2018 | 02:05 pm GMT+7

Hanoi suffers alarming air pollution almost entire Q1 2018: report

Transportation, industrialization and energy production are to blame, according to locals.
May 16, 2018 | 08:00 pm GMT+7
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