Award-winning Punggol 21: a promise delivered brick by brick, step by step

Punggol 21 - Punggol Waterway

Stroll along Punggol estate and you will come across My Waterway@Punggol – a waterway created for a more refreshing living environment for HDB residents. The 4.2km-long Punggol Waterway is now one of the most recognisable landmarks in Punggol. A joint project between HDB and NParks, the waterway acts as a major air corridor and encourages […]

Plastic bags more eco-friendly than cotton and paper bags for countries like Singapore: study

eco-friendly plastic bags

In a surprise finding, scientists from NTU discovered that plastic bags are more eco-friendly than paper and cotton bags. In the study that was released on Wednesday 14 October, 5 types of bags were evaluated for their environmental impact associated with their production, distribution, transportation, waste collection, treatment and end-of-life disposal. The finding is true […]