Korea chemical companies are rushing to develop plastic recycling technology as part of their ongoing attempts to shift to more environmentally-friendly businesses.
Electronics makers and fashion houses are aiming to go green with eco-friendly packaging that can be repurposed easily and by using more sustainable materials.
SK Global Chemical will invest 600 billion won ($522.6 million) in a factory complex in Ulsan that will chemically recycle plastic waste, meaning the plastic can be completely degraded to raw material form.
When Jung Seong-il could no longer face the mountains of recycling that she and her husband were creating every week, she made the decision to live a zero-waste lifestyle. "I was always proud of myself for being a citizen ...
In an effort to build a circular economy and reduce plastic waste, Amorepacific will incorporate more reusable and recyclable ingredients into its products and increase refillable packaging. Amorepacific, actively taking part in the “2030 Cosmetics..
Korea is at war with the mountain of waste growing daily — trying to recycle, upcycle and reuse as much as possible to rescue the environment before it’s too late. Rapidly increasing plastic waste was a wake-up call for many Koreans who have ...
Hyundai department store is holding a joint campaign with the Environment Ministry to promote upcycling between June 5 and June 11 to commemorate World Environment Day.