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CNPF, Shakey’s ‘plastic-neutral’

Century Pacific Food (CNPF) and Shakey’s Pizza Asia Ventures, both under the Po-led Century Pacific Group (CPG), said it has achieved its plastic-neutral target, after it recovers the equal amount of plastic it puts out through its products. This came after the consumer companies set the goal to become 100 percent plastic-neutral in 2019 in […] The post CNPF, Shakey’s ‘plastic-neutral’ appeared first on Daily Tribune......»»

Category: newsSource: tribune tribuneFeb 14th, 2020

CNPF, Shakey’s ‘plastic-neutral’

Century Pacific Food (CNPF) and Shakey’s Pizza Asia Ventures, both under the Po-led Century Pacific Group (CPG), said it has achieved its plastic-neutral target, after it recovers the equal amount of plastic it puts out through its products. This came after the consumer companies set the goal to become 100 percent plastic-neutral in 2019 in […] The post CNPF, Shakey’s ‘plastic-neutral’ appeared first on Daily Tribune......»»

Category: newsSource:  tribuneRelated NewsFeb 14th, 2020

Republic Cement Expands Environmental Partnership with Nestlé Philippines

Republic Cement, a leading construction solutions provider in the country, recently widened its partnership with Nestlé Philippines, committing to expand plastic waste reduction in the country through their co-processing initiative. “Republic Cement is happy to be working with Nestlé in their push to becoming plastic-neutral. This partnership likewise allows us to do more as we […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  metrocebuRelated NewsMar 23rd, 2020

Google pledges carbon-neutral device shipping, recycled plastic

SAN FRANCISCO -- Alphabet Inc.’s Google on Monday announced that it would neutralize carbon emissions from delivering consumer hardware by next year and include recycled plastic in each of its products by 2022......»»

Category: newsSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsAug 8th, 2019

No lengthy wait for LPGA glory for Pinay rookie

Bianca Pagdanganan has time and again downplayed her immense power, a gift she has honed and developed since she picked up a set of plastic (golf) clubs out of curiosity about her dad’s sport at age seven......»»

Category: sportsSource:  philstarRelated NewsSep 24th, 2020

Coco plan boon to 16K farmers

Smallholder coconut farmers are expected to improve their yield after Century Pacific Food Inc. (CNPF), through its coconut manufacturing arm Century Pacific Agricultural Ventures Inc. (CPAVI), signed a partnership with Friends of Hope for the donation of quality seedlings which will enable planting of productive coconut trees as replacement for old and non-fruit-bearing trees in […] The post Coco plan boon to 16K farmers appeared first on Daily Tribune......»»

Category: newsSource:  tribuneRelated NewsSep 24th, 2020

Plastic wastes exchanged for food, made into bleachers, plant boxes

CEBU CITY, Philippines— The Sangguniang Kabataan in Barangay Lamac, Pinamungajan, Cebu made better use of plastic wastes by exchanging them with noodles and canned goods called “Basura Ilisan Tah.” But that’s not all, all the collected plastic bottles filled with other plastic wastes will be used in making plant boxes and bleachers to be used […] The post Plastic wastes exchanged for food, made into bleachers, plant boxes appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsSep 20th, 2020

Pandemic worsening plastic pollution — climate body

The Climate Change Commission yesterday warned against a surge in plastic pollution due to the increased consumption of single-use masks, latex gloves and other personal protective equipment during the coronavirus disease pandemic......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsSep 18th, 2020

Nestle, Pure Oceans partner for plastic waste management

Food and beverage giant Nestlé Philippines has partnered with marine conservation social enterprise Pure Oceans for the management of plastic waste in coastal and island communities in Batangas......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsSep 16th, 2020

Illegal Plastic Waste Takes Many Routes to Southeast Asia

Interpol, the international police organization, says that criminal organizations have been illegally shipping waste to Southeast Asia.According to an Interpol report published on August 28,.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philippinetimesRelated NewsSep 13th, 2020

Hand grenade found in vacant lot

A hand grenade was found wrapped in plastic and masking tape in a vacant lot in Malate, Manila on Friday afternoon. Police Station 9 of the Manila Police District said it received a telephone call regarding the grenade found at 2252 Leveriza Street in Barangay 715, Zone 78. The caller, who identified himself as Barangay […] The post Hand grenade found in vacant lot appeared first on Daily Tribune......»»

Category: newsSource:  tribuneRelated NewsSep 12th, 2020

Oil industry placing risky bet on plastics

London, United Kingdom—Big oil producers are pinning their future growth on the world’s insatiable appetite for plastic, researchers said Friday, in a “bet” on society’s failure to tackle disposable consumption that risks stranding billions of dollars in petrochemical investments. .....»»

Category: sportsSource:  abscbnRelated NewsSep 4th, 2020

Oil industry placing risky bet on plastics

Big oil producers are pinning their future growth on the world’s insatiable appetite for plastic, researchers said Friday, in a “bet” on society’s failure to tackle disposable consumption that risks stranding billions of dollars in petrochemical investments. The industry has faced increasingly urgent questions in recent months about whether “peak” oil demand has been reached, […] The post Oil industry placing risky bet on plastics appeared first on Daily Tribune......»»

Category: newsSource:  tribuneRelated NewsSep 4th, 2020

Oil industry placing risky bet on plastics: report

Big oil producers are pinning their future growth on the world's insatiable appetite for plastic, researchers said Friday, in a "bet" on society's failure to tackle disposable consumption that risks stranding billions of dollars in petrochemical investments......»»

Category: financeSource:  thestandardRelated NewsSep 4th, 2020

China or US Philippines Inches Toward a Neutral Foreign Policy

TAIPEI, TAIWAN - The Philippines, an old U.S. ally and more recent friend of China, is awkwardly bouncing one superpower off the other on its way to a neutral foreign policy that will give the Sout.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philippinetimesRelated NewsSep 3rd, 2020

Studies show masks with valves and face shields allow spread of virus

WASHINGTON — People wearing plastic face shields or masks fitted with a valve can spray invisible droplets over a very wide area when they sneeze or cough, making the devices ineffective at preventing the spread of coronavirus when used on their own, a simulation model showed. In a report published on Tuesday, August 1, 2020, […] The post Studies show masks with valves and face shields allow spread of virus appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsSep 3rd, 2020

Nestl& eacute; teams up with Plastic Credit Exchange

Food and beverage manufacturer Nestlé Philippines signed an agreement with Plastic Credit Exchange to collect soft plastic waste from Baseco in Tondo, Manila, Payatas in Quezon City, and Rodriguez in Rizal province......»»

Category: financeSource:  thestandardRelated NewsAug 30th, 2020

Shakey’s inks franchise deal with Singapore tea brand

Shakey’s Pizza Asia Ventures Inc., the listed restaurant chain operator, is bringing Singapore’s R&B milk tea brand to the Philippines, marking its foray into the popular segment......»»

Category: financeSource:  philstarRelated NewsAug 25th, 2020

DENR TODO-SUPORTA SA ALING TINDERA PROGRAM PARA SA MANILA BAY

BUHOS ang buong suporta ng Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) sa programang “Aling Tindera” na nagbibigay ng insentibo sa pangongolekta ng mga nagamit na plastic sachets na napupunta sa Manila Bay. “This residual waste recovery program is very timely as it augments government efforts to rehabilitate Manila Bay amid the pandemic where the […] The post DENR TODO-SUPORTA SA ALING TINDERA PROGRAM PARA SA MANILA BAY appeared first on REMATE ONLINE......»»

Category: newsSource:  remateRelated NewsAug 19th, 2020

Lockdown litter : Can hospitals, homes reduce plastic use amid COVID-19 crisis?

While others fear the pandemic could lead to an even larger environmental calamity in the future, Paeng Lopez, a campaigner at non-profit Health Care Without Harm, believes the health crisis “does not necessarily have to make things worse for us” in terms of managing healthcare waste. .....»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsAug 16th, 2020

Plastic barriers on PUJs not mandatory--DOTr

CALOOCAN CITY, Aug. 15 (PIA) -- The Department of Transportation on Friday clarified that it does not require the installation of plastic barriers for passengers inside public utility jeepneys (PUJ.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsAug 16th, 2020