13:00 | 15/05/2020 Environmental Resources
(VEN) -?Vietnam has taken determined measures to limit the use of plastic bags, but the well-known saying that bad habits are hard to break certainly applies to such a convenient and ubiquitous habit.
06:00 | 08/05/2020 Environmental Resources
(VEN) -?Though saltwater intrusion in the Mekong Delta was predicted to come earlier and with a higher level of salinity than was recorded in the 2015-2016 dry season, the damage to farming is expected to be less serious as authorities and farmers have taken measures to cope with the situation in the 2019-2020 dry season.
Vietnam paves way to reduced plastic waste contamination
09:00 | 27/03/2020 Environmental Resources
(VEN) -?Vietnam is joining a growing pioneering trend of paving roads with recycled plastic. The plastic-suffused asphalt reduces the amount of petroleum in asphalt and repurposes plastic waste that would otherwise contaminate the environment. It is also a cheaper alternative than traditional asphalt.
Scientists urge policies for biodegradable plastics
10:39 | 23/03/2020 Environmental Resources
(VEN) -?Vietnamese scientists are conducting research on plastic biodegradability in order to provide state management authorities with a scientific basis to develop technologies for plastic waste treatment and design a system of standards and regulations for bioplastic products.
Industry and trade sector develops green distribution system
10:48 | 10/03/2020 Environmental Resources
(VEN) -?The Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT) has adopted a number of policies and solutions to create a green distribution system, and distribution systems in Vietnam have been making efforts to implement green growth-oriented strategy through various programs, such as attaching green labels to energy-efficient products, and limiting the use of nylon bags or plastic packages.
PV GAS: Joining hands for a community without plastic wastes
10:08 | 10/11/2019 Environmental Resources
(VEN) -?In a series of campaigns to make the world cleaner in 2019, with the approval of the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment, and the Da Nang People’s Committee, the launching ceremony of “Clean the Sea” campaign and the conference “Joining hands for a community without plastic waste: Responsibilities of managers - enterprises – the media” were held in Da Nang with the companion of the PetroVietnam Gas Joint Stock Corporation (PV GAS).