Malaysia is overflowing with waste and we’re running out of options
The Star, 16 July 2019
Since the Sg Kim Kim crisis broke and sickened almost 4,000 people with noxious fumes in Pasir Gudang, Johor, in March, Malaysians seem to have woken up to a new reality about waste.
July on course to be hottest month ever, say climate scientists
The Guardian, 16 July 2019
Record temperatures across much of the world over the past two weeks could make July the hottest month ever measured on Earth, according to climate scientists.
Environmentalists: Asean should ban imports of foreign trash
NST, 18 June 2019
Environmental groups called on Tuesday for Southeast Asian countries to ban waste imports from developed countries to help tackle a plastic pollution crisis, as regional leaders prepare to meet this week in Bangkok.
Canada says working with Malaysia over shipment of waste
The Star, 17 June 2019
The Canadian Government is working with the Malaysian authorities to address any issues related to the shipment of waste from the North American country, says its High Commission here.
11 Million People Now Have Jobs In Renewable Energy
Forbes, 17 June 2019
Eleven million people around the world were employed by the renewable energy sector in 2018, the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) reports from their latest analysis.