Indonesia proposes to tax sweet drinks, polluting cars, plastic

JAKARTA (Reuters) – Indonesia’s finance minister proposed on Wednesday new duties on sweetened drinks, vehicles that emit carbon dioxide and

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Sainsbury’s targets 2040 for net zero emissions, criticizes UK goal

LONDON (Reuters) – Sainsbury’s (SBRY.L) committed itself on Tuesday to have net zero greenhouse gas emissions by 2040, a decade

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On Singles’ Day, green groups warn of China’s surge in packaging waste

SHANGHAI (Reuters) – Accumulated waste from China’s e-commerce and express delivery sectors stands to more than quadruple by 2025 unless

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Exxon to report plastic pellet spills, shareholder says

FILE PHOTO: A logo of the Exxon Mobil Corp is seen at the Rio Oil and Gas Expo and Conference

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In Indonesia, splits emerge over efforts to stem plastic tide

JAKARTA (Reuters) – As Indonesia struggles with mountains of plastic waste going into landfill and polluting its rivers and oceans,

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Malaysia to curb imports of plastic waste – minister

KUALA LUMPUR (Reuters) – Malaysia is taking steps to limit imports of plastic waste, which has flooded the country since

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Croatian beaches face battle against Adriatic plastic

ZAGREB (Reuters) – With the summer season winding down on Croatia’s Adriatic Sea beaches, environmentalists and diving clubs are turning

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