According to 7-Eleven, its plastic bags only take 180 days to decompose in landfills. They will be used in all of its branches across the country starting in mid-July and will cost 100 won (9 cents).
The latest fad in fashion and retail is environmental, social and governance (ESG)--at least in terms of the ‘E’ and 'S' in ESG.
Seo Ji-hye, a 42-year-old mother of two girls living in Seoul, calls herself an ethical shopper. Whenever she has to make a purchase, the first thing she takes into consideration is whether it is an environmentally sustainable product that can be ...
Convenience store chains are strengthening eco-friendly initiatives in the new year as the demand for disposable goods has declined in recent years with rising environmental consciousness.
Woori Financial Group has joined the government’s 2050 carbon neutral vision as part of its effort to respond to climate change, the company announced Friday.
Some Korean businesses are hopeful that a Joe Biden administration will boost their prospects, given the president-elect’s aggressive environmental policies. Others are worried about the very same green initiatives that have been proposed.
LG Chem's plan to spin off its battery business was confirmed during a shareholder meeting in Yeouido, western Seoul, on Friday.
Waste from packaging — plastic, vinyl and Styrofoam — is overwhelming the environment as delivery booms in the age of Covid-19.
Hyundai Glovis signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with Norwegian maritime company Wilh. Wilhelmsen Holding ASA to enhance and expand its eco-friendly energy business.
SK Engineering & Construction (SK E&C) said Tuesday it signed an agreement to acquire EMC Holdings, a major local waste management company, for 1 trillion won ($843 million).