Category Archives: Social Issues

Ban the use of Styrofoam containers for food and drink items

Back in July 2015, I advocated that Singapore should ban the use of Styrofoam plates and cups because of the harm to the environment, to marine lives and to human beings. New York City had banned these back then. Singapore … Continue reading

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Are you using less electricity, water and gas?

I kept all bills from SP Group every month. I have bills for 2016 and this year. I knew we had been doing well against National Average and Neighbour Average because this information is available on the bills. I wonder … Continue reading

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Where to recycle electronic waste?

When you are doing spring cleaning during this time of the year, you may have old and unused electronic items that you may want to dispose of. There is a way we can do that. Head down to a PA … Continue reading

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Bin it Right

What is with Singapore? So long where there is an empty basket/box, people treat it as a dustbin. People just throw rubbish, empty disposal cups into the basket hooked to the front of a share-bike. This is the mentality of … Continue reading

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Inconsiderate Behaviour

I used to see shopping trolleys belonging to NTUC Fairprice at locations other than at its premises. The users brought their purchases homes together with the trolleys. Instead of returning them to NTUC Fairprice outlets, they left them anywhere they … Continue reading

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Why are people getting angrier and in a rush?

Is it my perception or are people getting angrier and always impatient nowadays? Are people caught up in highly stressed lives that trigger this behaviour? Is this the price people pay in a modern society? Stressed and unhappy. We read … Continue reading

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Sustainable Development for Me

We live on this earth with finite natural resources. We owe it to future generations not to waste these natural resources resulting in less for them to tap on. We must be part of the solutions to sustain the level … Continue reading

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