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  1. 1. opinion | 10 Jan 2015

    Incinerator power plant spells end to waste problems


    Newspaper section: News

    » In 2013, a Pollution Control Department's survey showed there to be 26.77 million tonnes of waste in the country, while there were only 2,490 waste disposal entrepreneurs nationwide.

  2. 2. business | 15 Dec 2014

    Pilot project turning waste into power


    By Yuthana Praiwan, Newspaper section: Business

    » Singapore-based  Sindicatum Sustainable Resources Co's waste-to-electricity generating plant has been selected by the Energy Ministry to be Thailand's pilot project to turn community waste into renewable energy...

  3. 3. news | 08 Dec 2014

    Tackling electronic waste menace


    By Apinya Wipatayotin, Newspaper section: News

    » Thailand is in urgent need of a new law to enter the new age of waste management as the amount of electronic waste entering landfills and being dumped on public land threatens public health and the environment, activists...

  4. 4. news | 24 Jan 2015

    Australia orders waste dumping ban on Great Barrier Reef

    By AFP

    » SYDNEY - Australia has ordered a ban on dumping dredge waste on most of the Great Barrier Reef, the environment minister said Saturday, as part of a push to stop the UN declaring the site in danger.

  5. 5. learning | 09 Jan 2015

    From poop to drinking water, Bill Gates drinks it to prove it is clean (video)

    About technology

    By Jon Fernquest

    » In poor communities around the world, human waste gets into the drinking water causing disease & death, now a machine solves the problem by turning this waste into drinking water.

  6. 6. news | 11 Dec 2014

    Villagers upset over waste-energy plant

    By Manit Sanubboon

    » PRACHIN BURI - Residents of a village renowned for its bamboo furniture staged a protest over construction of a waste-to-power plant in their community, and then walked out during a meeting with company representatives, ...

  7. 7. news | 09 Dec 2014

    Waste-hit locals offer villages for sale

    By Online Reporters

    » Running out of patience, angry residents in two villages in Krabi suffering from the release of rubber latex and palm oil refinery waste have put all their homes and land up for sale, accusing the state of ignoring their...

  8. 8. business | 09 Dec 2014

    Defence Ministry to house hazardous waste

    Industrial estates

    Newspaper section: Business

    » The Defence Ministry has agreed to allow toxic waste management and mining operations on its land to circumvent community opposition, says Industry Minister Chakramon Phasukvanich.

  9. 9. news | 08 Dec 2014

    Nonthaburi leads with waste system

    By Supoj Wancharoen, Newspaper section: News

    » Nonthaburi municipality stole a march on the rest of the country with its modern waste-management systems, adopted a decade ago.

  10. 10. opinion | 27 Jan 2015

    Rice money wasn’t lost


    Newspaper section: News

    » It is probably a waste of time, but here are some facts about the rice scheme that you might not have read about:

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