The HCM City Department of Natural Resources and Environment plans to change the way solid waste is classified at source to suit treatment technologies, its chief has said.
It's hard to believe that the special sightseeing area was fashioned out of an old rubbish dump.
Students from the University of Transport and Communications in Hà Nội have been making bricks from plastic. The plastic they use takes the place of concrete, which is usually used in brick making.
Tonnes of plastic waste, particularly single-use nylon bags threaten our planet with environmental pollution, and by now almost everybody knows it.
A small area in Tề Lỗ, a village in Yên Lạc District, gathers tens of thousands of old cars, excavators, bulldozers, and cranes which are waiting to be dismantled and classified for reuse.
The project will help residents in the two communes reduce the waste they release daily from 75 to 80 per cent.