EYE ON SINGAPORE
Mice can show the way to go green
Singapore can do more to encourage eco-friendly practices in the highly successful meetings, incentive travel, conferences and exhibitions sector
Published on Jun 20, 2014 5:47 PM
Recently, I was at a green, sustainability conference that made me see red.
As I was leaving for the day, I spotted a rubbish bin on the conference floor filled with tangled wires and cables, and other bins with stacks of papers and food remnants.
The recycling bins - located farther away, near the escalators - were not even full.
The situation was ironic considering the event - but it was far from the first time I had come across such wastage in four years of attending conferences.
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