New environmental regulations to be issued
06:00 | 13/06/2021 Environment
(VEN) - The Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment will issue six Vietnamese standards for scraps, and at the same time revise and supplement five environmental quality standards and three waste standards so they can be approved by relevant authorities in the third quarter of 2021.
Seeking solutions for plastic waste problem
06:00 | 12/06/2021 Environment
(VEN) - Plastic waste is an environmental and financial burden on governments around the world, including Vietnam. The country is facing numerous difficulties in finding suitable waste treatment technologies, as well as in classifying and minimizing waste at the source and planning waste treatment facilities.
Hanoi establishes Covid-19 safety teams in IZs
06:00 | 10/06/2021 Society
(VEN) - Each enterprise in industrial zones (IZs) and industrial clusters (ICs) has been strengthening Covid-19 prevention and control measures, contributing to the citywide efforts by the capital Hanoi.
Vietnam mulls methods of effective solar panel recycling
06:00 | 09/06/2021 Environment
(VEN) - The number of expired solar panels (photovoltaic panels) in Vietnam is expected to increase significantly in the coming years with the strong development of solar power. However, given scientific and technological advances, 97 percent of the photovoltaic panel’s materials can be completely recycled and become input materials for many manufacturing industries.