The Liveability Challenge featured in Bernama.com

Republished from Bernama.com: Original article here. M'sia-based startup, Klean, actively seeking funds for R&D SINGAPORE, Aug 7 (Bernama) – Klean, a Malaysia-based startup, is actively seeking funds to allow further research & development (R&D) and to launch its smart machines across the country, Singapore and the rest of ASEAN. It is currently seeking to secure US$5 million [...]

The Liveability Challenge Winner Announced

Republished from Eco-Business: Original article here. Biodegradable straws win at The Liveability Challenge 2018 The decision to award S$980,000 in funding to develop the world’s first biodegradable, bioplastic straw during the finale of The Liveability Challenge stirred controversy. Does this reflect a difference of opinion, or naivete about single-use plastics? Mr Zhaotan Xiao from RWDC Industries pitching [...]

The Liveability Challenge featured in SQ Feed

Republished from SQFeed.com: Original article here. Biodegradable straws win at The Liveability Challenge 2018 The decision to award S$980,000 in funding to develop the world’s first biodegradable, bioplastic straw during the finale of The Liveability Challenge stirred controversy. Does this reflect a difference of opinion, or naivete about single-use plastics? Mr Zhaotan Xiao from RWDC Industries [...]

The Liveability Challenge featured in Sustainable Energy Association of Singapore

Republished from Sustainable Energy Association of Singapore: Original article here. Biodegradable straws win at The Liveability Challenge 2018 The first-ever Liveability Challenge concluded on Wednesday with Singapore firm RWDC Industries emerging as the winner with its proposal to produce drinking straws made from a certified biodegradable biopolymer that can replace single-use plastic straws. The company was awarded [...]