Asia

Hospital charged for medical waste

July 22, 2018 ecodaily 0

  BAGUIO CITY — Syringes, dextrose bottles, vials and biological waste found polluting a creek in Tuba town, Benguet province, last week, may have been mixed with soil dug up near a Baguio hospital where […]

Agriculture

Palm oil from illegal areas taints global brands

July 20, 2018 ecodaily 0

  JAKARTA: Palm oil sourced from illegally cleared rainforest areas in Indonesia has flowed through traders to major consumer goods brands despite widespread commitments to cease purchases of non-sustainable oil, a new report says. Palm […]