Coca-Cola aims to collect 500MT of plastic waste in Muntinlupa

A Coca-Cola Philippines initiative plans to collect 500 metric tons (MT) of plastic waste in Muntinlupa City over a one-year period.  The company partnered with the Philippine Business for Social Progress (PBSP) and social enterprise Plastic Flamingo to collect plastic from traditional collection points, junk shops, and communities in Muntinlupa.   PBSP will provide resources like […]

MHIEC Supplies Incinerators for First Waste-to-Energy Plant in Xiaogan, Hubei Province, China

TOKYO, Apr 27, 2021 – (JCN Newswire via – Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Environmental & Chemical Engineering Co., Ltd. (MHIEC), a part of Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (MHI) Group, has delivered two state-of-the-art stoker furnaces* for a large-scale waste-to-energy (WtE) plant in Xiaogan, Hubei Province, China. This facility has capacity to process approximately 1,500 tonnes of […]

Century Pacific backs waste-to-cash program for sari-sari stores

LISTED food products maker Century Pacific Food, Inc. said on Wednesday that it partnered up with nonprofit Plastic Credit Exchange (PCEx) in rolling out a plastic-waste-to-cash program for sari-sari stores owned by women. In a press release, Century Pacific said that the initiative called “Aling Tindera” allows the stores to become collection points for post-consumer […]

Mondelez, Plastic Flamingo partner for recycling push

SNACK maker Mondelez Philippines, Inc. has partnered up with social enterprise The Plastic Flamingo (PLAF) in collecting and recycling 40 metric tons or 40,000 kilos of plastic waste, which would be used in the latter’s production of eco-lumber material for disaster relief shelters. According to a press release issued late Tuesday, Mondelez Philippines said that […]