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.
Cultivating a new habit: Shanghai's sustained enthusiasm for a greener way of life - China Opinion
Opinion

Cultivating a new habit: Shanghai's sustained enthusiasm for a greener way of life

Three years after Shanghai established garbage-sorting regulations, residents are getting used to separating household and residual waste, thus reducing the city's carbon impact.
Trash-sorting becomes way of life in Shanghai despite pandemic - Shanghai Metro News
Metro

Trash-sorting becomes way of life in Shanghai despite pandemic

Shanghai has made remarkable progress in its trash-sorting campaign since its garbage classification regulations went into effect on July 1, 2019, despite the COVID-19 pandemic.
The use of useless: Showcasing trash in a new light - Shanghai Metro News
Metro

The use of useless: Showcasing trash in a new light

Different types of waste have been given new life and are on display at the "The Use of Useless – Recycled and Eco-friendly Exhibition" that kicked off at Yangpu Park on Wednesday.
'Ploggers' help clean city on World Cleanup Day - Shanghai Metro News
Metro

'Ploggers' help clean city on World Cleanup Day

About 400 people participated in a recent plogging (jogging while picking up trash) campaign across Shanghai, collecting 131 kilograms of trash.
Trash-sorting campaign 'makes remarkable progress,' officials say - Shanghai Metro News
Metro

Trash-sorting campaign 'makes remarkable progress,' officials say

Recyclable and hazardous waste collection improves, garbage sorting by hospitals, universities and colleges 'excellent.'
Residents 'mostly satisfied' with city's garbage-sorting system - Shanghai Metro News
Metro

Residents 'mostly satisfied' with city's garbage-sorting system

Some hospitals, colleges and public hubs need to improve their waste-sorting standards.
City ramps up efficiency of home renovation waste disposal - Shanghai Metro News
Metro

City ramps up efficiency of home renovation waste disposal

Big pieces of trash will be cleared more quickly to ensure a cleaner environment.
City garbage sorting a 'remarkable' success - Shanghai Metro News
Metro

City garbage sorting a 'remarkable' success

Shanghai Greenery and Public Sanitation Bureau says residents have mostly formed sorting habits as it announces results of its campaign for last year.
Jiading at bottom of bin for trash sorting - Shanghai Metro News
Metro

Jiading at bottom of bin for trash sorting

Jiading District lost its qualification as a demonstration district for trash sorting due to severe violations of the city's garbage-sorting regulations.
Comedian to boost trash-sorting campaign - Shanghai Metro News
Metro

Comedian to boost trash-sorting campaign

Wang Rugang appointed city's waste-sorting promotion ambassador as officials announce the remarkable progress made in Shanghai's garbage campaign this year. 
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