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.
Nearly 40 young ASEAN leaders, including three from Việt Nam, gathered in Singapore last week to exchange ideas as well as discuss issues and opportunities to collaborate for sustainable partnerships in the region.
The High Command of Chemicals under the Ministry of Defence on Saturday announced it had completed decontamination work at a light bulb factory that went up in flames last month.
Waste-to-energy technology is a feasible solution for the solid waste crisis in Việt Nam's major cities, local authorities have said.
The HCM CITY authority has turned landfills into public parks and recreational sports areas in some districts in the city.