Tag: environment

Shark fins sold in Hong Kong & China contain dangerously high levels of mercury: Researchers

Exposure to toxic mercury can affect brain development in children and lower fertility in adults.

July 09, 2020, 02:57 PM

Highly venomous box jellyfish spotted at Sentosa on July 3, NParks advises public to avoid dangerous jellyfish

This is not a plastic bag.

July 04, 2020, 01:44 PM

34 more recycling vending machines added islandwide, total 50 in S'pore

Tripled the number of recycling vending machines.

July 01, 2020, 09:44 AM

Flash floods in Bedok & Jurong on June 23 after massive morning downpour

Rainy.

June 23, 2020, 01:05 PM

Jurong West hits 22.5°C, with rest of S'pore below 25°C on June 23 morning

Best stay-at-home weather.

June 23, 2020, 12:02 PM

Vatican calls for Catholics to divest from investment in fossil fuels & military weapons

Leading by example, the Vatican bank said that it does not invest in fossil fuels.

June 22, 2020, 06:31 PM

2 monitor lizards eat python carcass in Potong Pasir

Circle of life.

June 21, 2020, 08:35 PM

DBS to start a community farm with over 50 types of edible plants & herbs in Changi Business Park

The on-site farm will be tended to by DBS' employees.

June 18, 2020, 03:46 PM

All households in S'pore entitled to 2 free packets of seeds, registration starts from June 18

Everyone can be a farmer.

June 18, 2020, 12:13 PM

French non-profit finds surgical masks, plastic gloves & hand sanitiser bottle in Mediterranean Sea

These are not essential items for marine animals though.

June 11, 2020, 05:57 PM