Trash Talk

Shanghai enacts its new garbage regulation on July 1. So how do we correctly discard our trash? Where does everything go after we bin it? How are locals responding to these new rules? And what kind of a difference will it make to our daily lives, and the planet? You'll learn all this, and more, right here as we Trash Talk.
Shanghai enacts its new garbage regulation on July 1. So how do we correctly discard our trash? Where does everything go after we bin it? How are locals responding to these new rules? And what kind of a difference will it make to our daily lives, and the planet? You'll learn all this, and more, right here as we Trash Talk.
Garbage sorting inspires everyday innovations - Shanghai Metro News
Metro

Garbage sorting inspires everyday innovations

Shanghai's smart residents are coming up with all kinds of new ideas to make garbage sorting easier. 
Cainiao and courier companies support garbage rules - China Tech News
Tech

Cainiao and courier companies support garbage rules

Alibaba's courier and logistics affiliate has teamed up with five courier companies to place recycling boxes around the city in support of the garbage rules. 
Maximum fine for garbage violator - Shanghai Metro News
Metro

Maximum fine for garbage violator

Officials examine camera footage to find resident failing to sort his trash in line with the city's new regulations on four occasions this month. 
Wrong waste costs firm 30,000 yuan - Shanghai Metro News
Metro

Wrong waste costs firm 30,000 yuan

When urban management officials in Songjiang District stopped a truck which had been trying to evade inspection, they found it was illegally transporting household rubbish.
Malls, offices fail at garbage sorting - Shanghai Metro News
Metro

Malls, offices fail at garbage sorting

Official impose fines in 872 cases of violating the city's new regulations on household waste since they came into effect on July 1.
Expat gets garbage duty after failing to sort trash - Shanghai Metro News
Metro

Expat gets garbage duty after failing to sort trash

The man had to sort garbage for half a day and was educated by the neighborhood committee.
We are changing what we eat as trash-sorting regulations begin to bite - Shanghai Metro News
Metro

We are changing what we eat as trash-sorting regulations begin to bite

The city's strict new rules on garbage disposal are making people think twice about what they eat, where they eat and how much they eat.
Xuhui pushes ahead on going green - Shanghai Metro News
Metro

Xuhui pushes ahead on going green

In June, a new collection station to process recyclable waste built in by Shanghai Chengtou Group started operation.
Volunteers return to sort trash - Shanghai Metro News
Metro

Volunteers return to sort trash

Relocated former residents happy to get back to their old neighborhoods to help educate the households still there in how to deal with their waste.
Putuo's garbage sorting is easy, fun and efficient - Shanghai Metro News
Metro

Putuo's garbage sorting is easy, fun and efficient

As the city fights on all fronts to promote garbage sorting, some old communities have come up with new ideas to make things easier.
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