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SEC welcomes announcement on carbon pricing

Mon, 19th Feb 2018

The Singapore Environment Council welcomed the announcement by the Singapore Government that a pricing infrastructure for carbon will be introduced in Singapore. Ms Isabella Loh, Chairman of SEC, said pricing carbon was a significant and welcome economic reform for Singapore.

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First pulp and paper products certified under SEC’s enhanced green labelling scheme

Tue, 12th Dec 2017

The Singapore Environment Council announced that 12 pulp and paper products have been certified under its enhanced Singapore Green Labelling Scheme.

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SEC launches Asia’s first digital green map to help everyone enjoy a green lifestyle

Tue, 12th Dec 2017

Launched by the Singapore Environment Council, the SEC Green Map is a downloadable application for smartphones that brings together information on Singapore’s many green assets and how they can be accessed and enjoyed.

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Sixty per cent of Singapore’s students mobilised to save the environment

Wed, 08th Nov 2017

Six out of every 10 school-age students participated in this year’s SEC-StarHub School Green Awards (SGA), taking their message about conservation and recycling into their communities.

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Leaders of the green economy honoured at the 20th Singapore Environmental Achievement Awards

Fri, 13th Oct 2017

Singapore, October 13, 2017: The greenest companies and organisations in Singapore were honoured today at the 20th Annual Singapore Environmental Achievement Awards (SEAA).

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Companies must respond to ethical green consumerism or risk financial and reputational damage

Thu, 12th Oct 2017

Singapore, October 12, 2017: Companies that fail to respond to the rise of ethical green consumerism in Singapore risk suffering reputation and brand damage as well as financial loss, a new paper has found.

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Singapore Must Continue To Move Towards A Sustainable Energy Future

Fri, 02nd Jun 2017

Singapore, June 2, 2017: The Singapore Environment Council (SEC) said the decision by the Trump Administration to withdraw from the Paris Agreement would not stop Singapore taking action against climate change.

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Carbon Tax Will Transform Singapore’s Economy For The Better

Mon, 20th Feb 2017

Singapore, February 20, 2017: The Singapore Environment Council (SEC) today welcomed the Government’s decision to introduce a carbon tax, saying it is good for the environment and the economy.

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Enhanced Green Label For Pulp and Paper Products Sets Higher Standards of Environmental Performance

Tue, 10th Jan 2017

Singapore, January 10, 2017: Pulp and paper companies will need to meet some of the world’s toughest environmental standards if they want to be awarded the enhanced green label for their products.

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Enhanced Green Label for Pulp and Paper Products empowers consumers

Thu, 15th Dec 2016

Singapore, December 15, 2016: A revamped certification and labelling scheme will empower consumers to take a stand in support of the environment and against practices that cause the haze.

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