Morning Brief: Kanye's Meltdown & The Single-Use Plastic Ban

And we’re back; happy Monday — Andrew from Narcity here. ☕ Off The Top: Health Canada has issued a recall notice after a shipment of everyone’s favourite post-wing-night digestif, TUMS — specifically a peppermint variety sold toward the end of October — was found to contain bits of fibreglass, aluminumContinue Reading

Single-use plastics ban & emissions reporting for businesses among public feedback for S'pore to achieve net-zero ambition - Mothership.SG

Follow us on Telegram for the latest updates: https://t.me/mothershipsg The National Climate Change Secretariat (NCCS) has shared a summary of the results it gathered through its stakeholder engagements and public consultation regarding Singapore’s goal to achieve net-zero by 2050. The updated goals were announced by Deputy Prime Minister and MinisterContinue Reading

Three Months On, India’s Single-Use Plastic Ban A Dud

Mumbai, Delhi and Bengaluru: Three months after India banned certain single-use plastic items to tackle plastic waste, IndiaSpend found those banned items in rampant circulation in Delhi and Mumbai. While vendors expressed helplessness at the lack of alternatives to these plastic products, experts have argued that the ban targets theContinue Reading