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Asbestos

This dangerous material is still used everywhere in Indonesia.

The danger of using asbestos roofs for people is big. Exposition to asbestos dust leads to mesothelioma cancer. Asbestos is everywhere in...
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Bali solar energy

PLN, Indonesia electricity company, plans to generate 50 MW of renewable electricity in 2021 from two solar powered plants in Bali.

The Government’s has promised alignment to the Paris Agreement and plans to reach a target of 25% renewable energy within 2025. Two...
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Electric cars in Thailand

The Thai Government has a goal of getting 1.2 m electric vehicles on the road by 2036.

The Thai Government has a goal of getting 1.2 m electric vehicles on the road by 2036. “the rising number of registered...
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Biodegradable Indonesian Plastic

Avani’s cassava-based biodegradable bags and products are solutions to the worldwide plastic problem.

It’s imperative today to replace plastic with biodegradable solutions made from renewable sources. Avani makes bags from industrial grade cassava starch and...
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The Ocean Cleanup

Trash accumulates in 5 ocean garbage patches, the largest one being the Great Pacific Garbage Patch. If left to circulate, the plastic will impact our ecosystems, health and economies.

Trash accumulates in 5 ocean garbage patches, the largest one being the Great Pacific Garbage Patch, located between Hawaii and California. If...
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Rethink plastic

A movement to raise awareness of plastic pollution and the existing solutions. Movies, education, and government pressure.

Some wise people are creating a global movement that encourages all to #RethinkPlastic. Social Impact Through Film A Plastic Ocean’s message raises...
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Bali wave energy park

Wello will build a 10 MW Wave Energy Park in Nusa Penida an island close to Bali.

Currently more than 60% of the worlds electricity is produced with fossil fuels. With 75% of the earth’s surface being covered by...
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Stop alien species

At recent ASEAN meeting Indonesia pushed the need to combat invasive alien species.

At recent ASEAN meeting in Canada, Indonesia, represented by Dr. Gono Semiadi of the Indonesian Institute of Sciences (LIPI), stressed that the...
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Bali water protection

This project calls on Bali’s leadership and responsibility to address the island’s diminishing water table and rapidly dropping levels of freshwater availability.

We are pumping the ground water dry and we must act now to avoid permanent damage. Bali is on the verge of...
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Evoware not plastic

A seaweed based eco-friendly alternative to food-grade plastic. And you can eat it.

Plastic pollution is a global problem in our modern society, a worldwide threat to the environment, flora and fauna. A major part...
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ASEAN against plastic pollution

ASEAN Centre for Biodiversity (ACB) joins the movement against the use of plastics, supports the initiatives in banning plastic use.

Every year, the world produces around five trillion plastic bags. That is about 700 bags per person. Utilized for just a few...
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Gringgo smarter waste collection

Born in Bali this platform for recycling is tackling the trash problem head on.

In many places around the world, trash is a big problem and recycling is not easy, so people don’t recycle. Gringgo make...
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Plastic roads

Indonesia uses plastic and rubber tires waste for road asphalt. A clever way to reduce plastic pollution.

Indonesia began to use plastic and rubber tires waste or a mixture of both for the asphalt material of the highway. The...
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Trash hero

This global phenomena is growing bigger. And it's happening in Bali too.

So you like to talk trash huh? The Trash Hero movement is a global phenomena and is growing bigger. They educate and...
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Balsa Wood Surfboards

Vince Tierny surfboards are produced with 100% balsa wood sourced from small scale plantations in East Java.

Surfing is one of the most environment-friendly sports , because of the love to the ocean every surfer keeps. But there is...
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Eco Bali

An affordable recycling service for homes and business.

Eco Bali invented a two bin system. One red bin for all non-organic waste like glass, metal and plastic and one green...
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Consumers want sustainability

Sustainable Mainstream. Eco-friendly is definitely in.

Environmental consciousness, social responsibility, and sustainability are all hot button topics in consumer retail today. The real question is: do these topics...
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Travellers choose sustainability

Sustainable travel is on the rise worldwide according to recent statistics.

Clearly, there’s strong consumer interest in eco-conscious travel. Sustainable travel is on the rise. The future’s bright. The future’s green. Recent data...
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Racing to clean

Volcom Indonesia offers an example of responsible action, the Red Bag race.

From the great mind of Ketut “King Kong” Kasih, owner of Volcom Indonesia. The red bag race is a competition to collect...
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Eco Regions Indonesia

The Eco Region approach aspire to be a game changer for large scale green development.

The plan is to create Southeast Asia’s no. 1 green destination and attract the world’s most engaged green partners and most passionate...
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Sustainable wood

Forest Stewardship Council is demonstrating responsible forest supply chain management

The future of the world’s forests is very important to the planet, to animals, to businesses, to all of us. That’s why...
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Byebye plastic bags

Youth Driven Change to get the people of Bali to say no to plastic bags.

Byebye plastic bags is an initiative from children to force all the people to say no to plastic bags, because of the...
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Bamboo straws

Suck it up consciously.

When you really need a straw to be able to enjoy your drink, let it be environment-friendly. These bamboo straws are locally...
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Paper towels

Nearly 4 billion trees are cut down each year for paper.

Did you know that nearly 4 billion trees are cut down each year for paper. Used paper towels are not recyclable. 1...
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Up-cycled glass

Limit plastic use recycled glass and bottles.

A clever way to limit the use of plastic bottles is serving water in up-cycled bottle and glasses. These technique adopted by...
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Recycling aluminum

Aluminum can can be recycled an unlimited number of times.

Recycling one aluminum can saves enough electricity to power a TV for three hours. Aluminum can can be recycled an unlimited number...
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Apparel brands go green

Go green or go home, millennials shop Eco-Friendly, new study finds.

Buy from a brand whose social and environmental practices is trustable. New data has found that Americans don’t want to get caught...
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Indonesian waste platform

Hub promoting and facilitating cross-sector collaborations for solutions on the waste problems in Indonesia.

Indonesian Waste Platform is a hub – promoting and facilitating cross-sector collaborations for solutions on the waste problems in Indonesia. “Every individual...
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Plastic bags

Less than 1 percent of plastic bags goes into a recycle bin.

Billions of plastic bags are made each year. Of these bags, one hundred billion are thrown away according to Worldwatch Institute, with...
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