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Stories about Asia and the environment...that you probably haven’t heard yet.  A new perspective on how different countries in Asia are tackling a changing planet. 

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    • 4.8 • 25 Ratings

Stories about Asia and the environment...that you probably haven’t heard yet.  A new perspective on how different countries in Asia are tackling a changing planet. 

    The Plastic Carbon Footprint

    The Plastic Carbon Footprint

    We weave together experts from throughout this season... to uncover the links between disposable plastic waste and climate change.

    • 20 min
    Lessons From a Pandemic

    Lessons From a Pandemic

    In Asia, after decades of struggling with the cascade of trash caused by imported waste... and now the COVID pandemic... do governments have the courage to pull together a cohesive action plan to reduce plastic waste?

    • 21 min
    Community Trash Talk

    Community Trash Talk

    Stories about zero waste villages in rural areas across Asia...that are engaging their communities to resolve the age old problem of disposable plastic waste.

    • 21 min
    Shouldn't They Know Better?

    Shouldn't They Know Better?

    Stopping plastic pollution here in Asia can only happen when producers and distributors of disposable plastic packaging…. step up and take responsibility for the waste they’re creating.

    • 20 min
    Once Upon a Plastic Covered Beach...

    Once Upon a Plastic Covered Beach...

    With waste collection rates hovering around 44%, are Asian countries really to blame for the pollution crisis brought by disposable plastic packaging?

    • 19 min
    Introducing Mapping Asia's Plastic Crisis

    Introducing Mapping Asia's Plastic Crisis

    The plastic waste crisis in Asia is real...and it doesn’t seem to be getting better.... It’s clear that we need a new approach to reducing disposable plastic waste and its impact on the communities of Asia.

    • 3 min

Customer Reviews

4.8 out of 5
25 Ratings

25 Ratings

cwest cb ,

Sustainable Asia

Excellent interviewees and weaves a great story.

Mrcamaroboy ,

Good content but hard to hear

I listen to a bunch of podcasts while I’m out but I really have to struggle to hear this one because the volume is too low

Philoasuzhou ,

Amazing podcast series!

This podcast gives a great full picture of a huge problem, with many different experts interviewed. Super informative! Good job!

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