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Outstanding Green Efforts By Schools And Students

Fri, 06th Dec 2019

Close to one million students, educators, and members of public have been positively impacted by the award initiatives

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SEC Conference Day Sparks Ground-up Suggestions To Reduce Food Loss And Waste In Singapore

Mon, 25th Nov 2019

Ideas, view points, and audience polls from the two panel discussions at the Singapore Environmental Achievement Awards (SEAA) and Singapore Environment Council (SEC) Conference Day 2019 brought to light some interesting points for serious consideration and action.

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Enhanced Green Labelling Scheme (SGLS+) Certification Action Strengthens Fire Preventions In All Plantations Certified

Thu, 19th Sep 2019

To date, Singapore Environment Council’s (SEC) Singapore Enhanced Green Labelling Scheme for Pulp and Paper Products (SGLS+) has certified 10 Singapore-based companies since its launch in 2017, with another four more companies in the pipeline.

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Singapore Environment Council Media Statement On Fairprice’s Trial To Charge For Plastic Bags

Wed, 04th Sep 2019
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Singapore Environmental Achievement Awards Honours Green Corporate Efforts Across Industries

Tue, 27th Aug 2019

Eleven organisations were recognised as stewards of environmental excellence today at the 22nd annual Singapore Environmental Achievement Awards (SEAA) held at Pan Pacific Singapore.

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Singapore Environment Council Launches “Advancing a Circular Economy for Food: Key Drivers and Recommendations to Reduce Food Loss and Waste in Singapore” Study

Tue, 27th Aug 2019

Every year, around 342,000 tonnes of food loss occurs in Singapore from farm to market, contributing to an estimated $2.54 billion worth of food annually.

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Singapore Environment Council unveils key insights from study on Food Loss and Food Waste in Singapore

Wed, 07th Aug 2019

Singapore Environment Council, together with knowledge partner Deloitte Singapore, today unveiled findings of a joint study aimed at shedding more light on food loss and food waste in Singapore along the entire fresh food supply chain, from production stage, transport, processing, storage and distribution (upstream and midstream) to consumers downstream.

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Green Label commercial dishwashers and washer extractors available soon

Mon, 01st Jul 2019

Businesses will soon be able to purchase water efficient commercial dishwashers and washer extractors certified with the Singapore Green Label and enjoy water savings of up to 44%.

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Wed, 15th May 2019

The Singapore Environment Council’s (SEC) has been awarded ISO/IEC 17065 accreditation for its enhanced Singapore Labelling Scheme (SGLS) certification under pulp and paper category, the first NGO certifying body to receive the accreditation.

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SEC-StarHub School Green Awards reach one million Singapore residents with green message

Mon, 05th Nov 2018

One million educators, students and members of the public were engaged in this year’s SEC-StarHub School Green Awards (SGA), taking the green message to action with the communities.

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