The pursuit of a good night’s sleep is doing bad things to the environment — judging from the number of used mattresses that end up in landfills. The hunt is on for new and innovative solutions to recycle this bulky and hard-to-dispose item.
Southeast Asian e-commerce giant Lazada's campaign for products that use less or 'better' plastic aimed to help consumers find green products online prompts critics to say the promotion drives consumption and exacerbates Southeast Asia's plastic waste problem.
There has been notable progress in curbing the supply of fossil fuels, but demand-side measures are lacking and the post COVID-19 recovery is looking like business-as-usual. That must be fixed to avoid climate disruption.
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This International Women's Day, tobacco industry watchdog Southeast Asia Tobacco Control Alliance calls on governments to support women cigarette factory workers to transition to alternative jobs, and tobacco companies to stop marketing their products to women.
Southeast Asia Tobacco Control Alliance (SEATCA)
In this exclusive interview to mark Earth Day, Eco-Business speaks to Dr Sylvia Earle, oceanographer and founder of Mission Blue, who draws the link between our climate crisis and the health of our oceans.
Oceanographer Dr Sylvia Earle speaks to Eco-Business in this exclusive podcast about the irreversible damage deep sea mining will cause, the link between the oceans and our global climate, and the role that we can all play in 'being at peace' with nature.