Tag: environment

S'pore otter family can't enter condo as fat ones keep getting stuck at gate grilles

Eating too much fish.

April 18, 2022, 07:10 PM

Otters kill 8 koi fish & 50 goldfish reared for 13 years in Yio Chu Kang, family dog couldn't save them

The family is mourning the loss.

March 17, 2022, 12:50 AM

S'pore man documents month-long journey of pink-necked green pigeon raising chick on his balcony 

Nurturing parents.

March 02, 2022, 05:53 PM

Mynah entangled in line stops screeching & struggling when it realises Sin Ming man helping to free it

The rescuer took care to cut the line that the mynah was caught in.

January 30, 2022, 04:55 AM

Supermarkets to charge 5¢–10¢ per disposable plastic bag come mid-2023, NEA seeking public feedback

A 2018 study found that shoppers in Singapore take an average of 146 disposable carrier bags from supermarkets per person per year.

January 27, 2022, 06:10 PM

NTU scientists develop paper-thin battery that breaks down in soil within 4 weeks

The printed paper batteries could cost 10 times cheaper than conventional lithium batteries.

January 03, 2022, 01:46 PM

NTU & Harvard scientists develop biodegradable food packaging that can keep strawberries fresh for a longer period

This new material can help to reduce food waste and plastic waste.

December 31, 2021, 12:10 AM

McDonald's S'pore switches to strawless lids for all cold beverage paper cups

This is their last straw.

December 10, 2021, 01:01 PM

New plant-based S’pore brand to sell popcorn ‘chicken’, nuggets, & 'fish' sticks in Q1 2022

More alternative protein options.

November 25, 2021, 02:55 PM

Elusive Leopard Cat makes 6-sec appearance, photographer in S'pore gets rare shots

Cat's eyes.

November 23, 2021, 01:04 PM