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.
Universities, hospitals deal with garbage - Shanghai Metro News
Metro

Universities, hospitals deal with garbage

Shanghai institutions that were poor performers in implementing the city's trash-sorting regulations are making innovative efforts to improve the situation.
Imaginative ideas to reduce the drudge of garbage sorting - China In Focus News
In Focus

Imaginative ideas to reduce the drudge of garbage sorting

Clever people are coming up with new ways to make garbage disposal easier, including a middle school student in Shanghai.
City names excellent trash sorting districts - Shanghai Metro News
Metro

City names excellent trash sorting districts

All 16 districts in Shanghai scored above 92 for garbage sorting in the first half of the year which was an "excellent" level according to the greenery and pubic sanitation bureau. 
Interest and ardor ensure garbage-sorting success - China Opinion
Opinion

Interest and ardor ensure garbage-sorting success

With the right combination of selfless curiosity and active altruism, great results are possible. This goes for garbage sorting as well as our journey toward happiness.
Meet one of Shanghai's trash-sorting trailblazers - China In Focus News
In Focus

Meet one of Shanghai's trash-sorting trailblazers

Niu Guangcheng has been promoting recycling for years. With the city now enforcing strict rules on garbage sorting, his efforts haven't gone to waste.
Delivery firms take active role in cutting waste - Shanghai Metro News
Metro

Delivery firms take active role in cutting waste

Among other achievements in the industry, more than 64 percent of e-commerce parcels in Shanghai have avoided second packaging.
Garbage no longer: Recycling transforms the trash we throw away - China In Focus News
In Focus

Garbage no longer: Recycling transforms the trash we throw away

We dump trash and don't give it a second thought. But some of that waste is finding its way back into our communities in surprising ways. 
City makes impressive strides in garbage sorting - Shanghai Metro News
Metro

City makes impressive strides in garbage sorting

Over 90 percent of communities in Shanghai are meeting trash-sorting standards, while authorities look ahead to continued improvements.
Garbage sorting upgraded with technology - Shanghai Metro News
Metro

Garbage sorting upgraded with technology

With new technology, garbage sorting in Shanghai has become more convenient for residents and more manageable for the government.
Thousands fined for trash-related violations - Shanghai Metro News
Metro

Thousands fined for trash-related violations

To enforce Shanghai's garbage-sorting measures, local urban management authorities have issued over 9,500 fines and ordered rectification in nearly 40,000 cases.
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