Introduction of 3 Eco-Friendly Applications in Thailand

Environmental issues are widely discussed in modern activities, online material, and new technologies. Another convenient option for us to protect the environment right now is by using a smartphone application. DST would like to suggest three environmentally friendly applications that bring people and the environment closer together. ECOLIFE Mr. Pipat Apirakthanakorn and Ms. Siraphan Wattanachinda, …

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Circular Economy EP.2

Growing wood in a lab After the scientists cultivate the plant stem cells into the required quantities of wood, they place them in a printer where the cells act as “Printing inks” and they can instantly print products ranging from small wooden toys to large wooden furniture. Image by MIT MIT’s researchers claim that creating products …

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Paper Clay: turning waste paper into marble furniture

Paper waste, particularly shredded paper, continues to be a challenge for recycling. It is because when the paper is shredded, the fiber is also cut shorter. Cutting multiple times results in short fiber with lower strength. However, Design An Mor identified the problem, resulting in the recycling of paper waste from industries and companies by …

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The paper industry is expected to maintain high growth in Vietnam

According to the Industrial Business Group, the domestic paper industry has grown well in the past five years and is expected to maintain growth until 2025. This was encouraged by the demand for tissue paper and packaging paper. Mr. Hoang Trung Son, Vice President of the Vietnam Paper Association, said: From being an importing country, …

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Recycled plastic parking slabs

Purple Alternative Surface from Franch has launched recycled plastic parking slabs, named Purple Solo. These tiles are unique from others because they allow rainwater to permeate.  The PURPLE SOLO tile is easy to install, robust, and friendly for the environment. It saves earthworks, reduces the volume of granular inputs, allows the infiltration of rainwater, and …

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Circular Economy ep.1

Sippin’ ideas for Circular Economy Nowadays, Environmental issues became Top priority topic that Thai society is very alert. Global temperature rises so rapidly that if we not urgently corrected it, it may affect the survival of human being. Changing consumers behavior by using 3R principles like Reduce, Reuse, Recycle are not enough anymore. Hence, it’s …

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Nestlé has committed to making all packaging 100 percent recyclable or reusable by 2025

Nestlé’s global sustainability commitment to future environmental impact is maintained through responsible manufacturing processes. Nestlé is working hard to make all of its packaging recyclable or reusable by 2025 in order to contribute to environmental issues and the preservation of the planet for future generations. Paper Straws Nestlé paper straws are produced under FSC standards, …

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Eco-Friendly signs an MOU with CP ALL to become a waste management partnership

In Thailand, in 2021, the generated municipal waste was around 24.98 million tons. It has decreased by only 1% since 2020. Solid waste was sorted at the source and recycled in the amount of 8.61 million tons, an increase of 3% from the year 2020. It can be divided into 2 main categories, which are …

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Green Packaging EP.2

Continues sneak peeking on Japan market Demand for paper packaging materials made from wood pulp is increasing among major paper manufacturers. Most of them are for food products such as natural chocolate, and the movement to reduce plastic films is spreading to containers used by airlines and coffee chains. There is a problem of marine …

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Green packaging

Sneak peek on Green packaging around the globe From the new behavior of consumers who are not only health conscious but also care more about the world according to Kantar’s research on consumer behavior, more than 63% of Thais identified plastic waste as one of the Top 5 environmental problems in Thailand, indicating that Thais …

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