KUALA LUMPUR (May 6): Malaysia should focus on the sustainable management of plastics instead of completely banning their production and use, said Malaysian Plastics Manufacturers Association (MPMA) and Malaysian Plastics Recyclers Association (MPRA) in a statement yesterday.
KUALA LUMPUR (April 14): Spritzer Bhd said that no microplastics have been detected in the listed group's natural mineral water following an analysis conducted by SIRIM, a reputable independent laboratory.
KUALA LUMPUR (Jan 19): Four employees at Karyon Industries Bhd's wholly-owned plastic additives and industrial chemicals unit have tested positive for Covid-19.
KUALA LUMPUR (March 6): A South Korean plastic surgery clinic is being sued over the death of Hong Kong textile fortune heiress Bonnie Evita Law by her family, according to a South China Morning Post (SCMP) report on Wednesday.
KUALA LUMPUR (Nov 25): The UK has agreed to repatriate 42 containers of illegal shipments of plastic waste from Malaysia, with authorities and shipping agents currently working together to facilitate the process.
PETALING JAYA (Nov 21): Buyers of flats in Changsha, Hunan province, Central China were shocked to see a plastic lake when they collected the keys to their units over the weekend, the South China Morning Post (SCMP) reported Tuesday.
KUALA LUMPUR (Aug 8): Plasticware products manufacturer cum property developer Acme Holdings Bhd has proposed to undertake a bonus issue of up to 59.
GEORGE TOWN (Jun 8): The Penang government is calling on businesses to stop providing plastic bags for shoppers on Mondays even if they are willing to fork out 20 sen for them starting from July 1.