11/07/2016As the world’s economy is now transforming into a green economy, the Green Supply Chain (GSC) could become a novel approach for enterprises to improve their competitiveness and reputations.
11/07/2016Wilmar Agro Vietnam Co., Ltd., formerly named Cai Lan Oils & Fats Industries Company Ltd. - Can Tho Branch, was founded in 2003. Located in Hung Phu 1 Industrial Park, Tan Phu Ward, Cai Rang District, Can Tho City, its business activities include oil extraction, sourcing and processing food and agricultural products.
11/07/2016Over the years, the adoption of cleaner production methods in Việt Nam has brought economic efficiency, reduced waste and saved natural resources. The government has implemented many policies to assist enterprises in applying cleaner technologies.
07/07/2016The 2015 United Nations Climate Change Conference, or COP 21, and a new convention on global climate change, are opportunities that allow GMS countries to double their efforts in protecting Southeast Asia’s rice fields.
07/07/2016Europe has clearly improved its air quality in the last decades. This has been achieved through a combination of direct and indirect measures, including effective legislation, technology and higher public awareness.
07/07/2016Pollution is scourge that has not yet received enough focus, which kills slowly, silently, but massively, and takes far more human lives than malaria, tuberculosis and HIV combined. According to data from the World Health Organization (WHO) and the Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation Contaminated air, water and soil were responsible for 8.9 million deaths in 2012.
07/07/2016On World Health Day, we could reflect upon thousands of sayings related to health. Perhaps, however, the one that best defines how central well-being is to human happiness and prosperity was coined over 2,000 years ago by the Roman poet Virgil, when he said, “The greatest wealth is health.”
07/07/2016Every day, every person on this planet makes thousands of decisions. From the moment we wake up to the moment we fall asleep, we make choices that range from what we will wear, to how we will get to work, to where we will shop
07/07/2016According to a new report from the International Resource Panel (IRP), demand for water set to outstrip supply by 40%, highlighting urgent need to improve how humans use the precious resource.
07/07/2016Together with the industrialization and modernization, the demand of using recycled materials increases the volumes of hazardous waste in production as well as in refuse import into Việt Nam. Therefore, currently the management and control of hazardous waste is an urgent task in environmental protection.
07/07/2016On 30/12/2010, the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment (MONRE) promulgated the Program to implement Decision no. 1946/QD-TTg of the Prime Minister on approving the Plan for treatment, control and prevention of environmental pollution due to contaminated plant pesticides nationwide (Plan). Accordingly, MONRE established the office to coordinate the Plan’s activities and assigned the Vietn...