The Asia Plastics Forum (APF) welcomes the G20’s call for the world to unite in the fight against marine litter under a common global vision of the Osaka Blue Ocean Vision, and recognising that the key lies in reducing plastic litter through improved waste management. Effective waste management closely supported by a strong recycling industry is the way forward towards implementing an effective and efficient Circular Economy model which recognizes the important role of plastics for society.
IN calling for another blanket ban, the Consumer Association of Penang (CAP) is hurting law-abiding and licensed manufacturers and businesses in Malaysia instead of focussing on smugglers and illegal operators.
KOTA KINABALU, 14 MARCH 2019: PRICEWORTH International Bhd (Priceworth) expects to restart operations at its plywood mill in Sandakan soon,
having secured the return of about 11,000 cubic metres of logs from the Sabah Forestry Department (SFD).
KUALA LUMPUR, 4 April 2019: A group of 100 technicians and engineers from the Malaysian plastics industry have completed Malaysia’s first Industry 4.0 training course, under a 12-month pilot programme organised by the Malaysian Plastics Manufacturers Association (MPMA).
The Malaysian plastics industry welcomes and supports the Government’s drive to ensure environmental protection is in tandem with Malaysia’s physical development, as stated by Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad at the Taman Tugu World Earth Day celebrations on 20 April 2019.
KUALA LUMPUR, 24 April 2019: PROPERTY development group EcoFirst Consolidated Bhd (EcoFirst) saw its third quarter net profit more than triple to RM6.7 million, boosted by contributions from the first phase of its flagship Ampang Ukay development, [email protected] Ukay (Liberty).