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School Green Awards 2014

Mon, 03rd Nov 2014

Green practices catching on with students in Singapore as record number of schools sign up for School Green Awards

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Environmental issues gaining media prominence across Asia

Fri, 03rd Oct 2014

The consequences of human development on the environment are gaining more attention by news reporters and organisations, going by the number of submissions for this year’s Asian Environmental Journalism Awards (AEJA).

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Businesses gain bigger competitive edge with eco-labelling

Tue, 23rd Sep 2014

Singapore gets a stronger push towards enacting green purchasing policy (GPP), as the Singapore Environment Council (SEC) and China Environmental United Certification Center (CEC) sign a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) at the Global Ecolabelling Network (GEN) Annual General Meeting (AGM) held in Beijing from 23 to 26 September 2014.

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Global Brands exploit Hot Technologies to Beat Global Warming

Thu, 21st Aug 2014

The 17th Singapore Environmental Achievement Awards’ (SEAA) stringent selection process saw eight distinguishable organisations receive awards, with Glaxo Wellcome Manufacturing Pte Ltd (Glaxo), a subsidiary of the GlaxoSmithKline Group, clinching both the coveted SEC-CDL Outstanding Singapore Environmental Achievement Award and the SEC-Setsco Singapore Environmental Achievement Award for Manufacturing.

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Suggestions on how to improve waste management

Sun, 01st Jun 2014

The success of Singapore’s waste management systems is now a problem, discouraging Singaporeans from recycling and reducing waste.

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Stronger legislation, early intervention among suggestions to shape Singapore’s green future

Mon, 26th May 2014

Participants and respondents to a national dialogue on Singapore’s environmental future have indicated stronger legislation and early intervention, among other suggestions, as key factors which will be necessary to shift behavioural change towards a cleaner, greener and safer Singapore.

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Getting Bigger – SEC Unveils Young Environmental Journalist Award

Tue, 22nd Apr 2014

The Singapore Environment Council (SEC) opened its doors to applications for the Asian Environmental Journalism Awards 2014 (AEJA), with the introduction of a new category targeted at youths aged 18 to 27.

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Eco-Office Expands into Southeast Asia

Thu, 20th Mar 2014

While the Singapore Environment Council (SEC) has awarded the Eco-Office certification to offices in Singapore, it announced today that offices in Malaysia and Indonesia have, for the very first time, been slated to be Eco-Offices by the end of the year.

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School Green Awards captures entire education cohort

Thu, 27th Feb 2014

The School Green Awards enters its 14th year with the launch of the School Green Awards (SGA) 2014 – a holistic environment programme for all schools in Singapore

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Singapore Environmental Achievement Awards 2014 expands reach into South Asia

Tue, 11th Feb 2014

The Singapore Environment Council (SEC) today opened its doors to applications for the Singapore Environmental Achievement Awards (SEAA) 2014. Into its 17th year, the awards will now reach out to organisations from South Asia as part of a longer-term objective to reach out to all of Asia over the next three years.

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