#plastic waste

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Indonesia launches radical action plan to curtail plastic waste

Indonesia launched a plan of action to radically reduce plastic waste to fulfill its ambitious target of reducing ocean ...

Indonesia, Dutch discuss cooperation in waste management

Indonesian Minister of the Environment and Forestry Siti Nurbaya received Dutch Minister of Infrastructures and Water ...

Waste covering Huntete Beach originated from other islands

Nusantara Nature Conservation Foundation’s (YKAN’s) study indicated that the source of various types of ...

Bogor approves foreign investment to construct plastic-to-oil facility

The Bogor city administration gave its approval to a foreign investment plan to build plastic waste-to-oil facilities ...

Education and Culture Minister imposes plastic ban within ministry

Education and Culture Minister Nadiem Makarim has placed a ban on the use of disposable plastic bottles or bags within ...

Actress Yuki Kato backs ban on single-use plastic bags in Jakarta

Indonesian actress Yuki Kato welcomes Jakarta Governor Anies Baswedan's regulation number 142/2019 on banning ...

Jakarta bans single-use plastic and expects to reduce waste volume

The newly enacted regulation to ban single-use plastic in Jakarta is expected to reduce the volume of plastic waste in ...

Pilot whale washes ashore on South Gorontalo beach

A dead pilot whale washed ashore on South Gorontalo beach, Tolotio Village, Bone Sub-district, Bone Bolango District, ...

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2020 resolution: Vote for Earth, shop at bulk store

“It’s just a plastic straw,” says eight billion of people. The single-use plastic straw ...

Year Ender 2019

2019: Heartfelt thank-you and adieu

With 2019 drawing to a close so quickly, regardless of whether one is ready, it is almost time to bid adieu. New ...

0.59 million ton marine debris dumped in Indonesia: LIPI

Between 0.27 million tons and 0.59 million tons of marine debris was dumped in Indonesia in 2018, with Styrofoam making ...

Plastic waste entering Jakarta bay is mostly Styrofoam

Most of the 59 percent plastic waste entering the waters of Jakarta Bay daily is Styrofoam, trademarked brand of ...

Jakarta Bay polluted by 8.32-tons land-derived waste daily: LIPI

A research conducted by the Indonesian Institute of Sciences (LIPI) showed that no less than 8.32 tons of land-derived ...

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ANTARA guide to mangrove resort in North Jakarta

Jakarta is replete with attractions, ranging from shopping centers, museums, and amusement parks to cafes and bars ...

P&G 2019 Citizenship Report highlights commitment to Community Impact, Gender Equality, Diversity & Inclusion and Sustainability

- The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG) today released its 2019 Citizenship Report, detailing progress in its ...