METI Releases Sixth Strategic Energy Plan (Draft)

Four years after the previous plan was formulated, it is now being revised

On July 21, 2021, the Ministry of Economy, Trade, and Industry (METI) released the Sixth Strategic Energy Plan (Draft). This plan is the basic guideline for the government’s medium- to …

Thailand issues draft plan for integrated management of WEEE

Aiming for 10% home appliance recycling rate by 2026

On July 19, the Pollution Control Department (PCD) of Thailand’s Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment published on its website a draft action plan for integrated management of waste electrical …

Singapore launched Packaging Partnership Programme

Collaboration between National Environment Agency and Singapore Manufacturing Federation

On March 24, 2021, the National Environment Agency of Singapore officially launched the Packaging Partnership Programme (PPP) jointly with the Singapore Manufacturing Federation (SMF) for better packaging material management. The …

Singapore publishes four regulations related to Resource Sustainability Act

Clarifying products that fall within scope of WEEE

The following four regulations related to the Resource Sustainability Act were published in Singapore on December 31, 2019. Resource Sustainability Act 2019 (Commencement) Notification 2019 http://103.62.48.133:2020/aol/download/0/0/pdf/binaryFile/pdfFile.pdf?CompId:84f1de8a-0d98-4140-80df-fabcd90ec333 Resource Sustainability (Composition of …