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Directory of Carbon Footprint Labeled Products to be pu...
[ Ministry of Environment ]
Aug 11, 2015
On August 11, Korea Environmental Industry and Technology Institute (KEITI) published a Directory of Carbon Footprint Labeled Products that will guide consumers to buy low carbon products. ※ Carbon Footprint Label: A carbon footprint label describes the greenhouse gas emissions c...
Volume-based waste fee system to be improved marking it...
[ Ministry of Environment ]
Aug 07, 2015
Small-scale and moving-in households’ inconvenience in using volume-based waste disposal bags will be resolved.  Volume-based waste fee system for domestic waste generated in markets, shopping areas and business facilities will be strengthened.Collection procedure for managi...
KECO to send environmental experts Cote d’Ivoire
[ Ministry of Environment ]
Jul 31, 2015
Korea Environment Corporation (KECO) will dispatch environmental experts for drinking water supply project to Cote d’Ivoire in West Africa. The project is carried out as a part of the international aid program led by Korea International Cooperation Agency (KOICA) which will provi...
Ministry of Environment to support SMEs to reduce GHG e...
[ Ministry of Environment ]
Jul 29, 2015
The Ministry of Environment will carry out a project to support small-and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) participating the Emissions Trading Scheme (ETS) for reducing greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions. The project is aimed at preventing participating companies’ loss of competivenes...
Ministry of Environment holds the 1st Summer Camp for Y...
[ Ministry of Environment ]
Jul 24, 2015
The Ministry of Environment and Korea Environmental Industry and Technology Institute (KEITI) will hold the 1st Summer Camp for Youth about Soil and Groundwater titled “Thank you, Soil. Love you, Groundwater.” for three days from July 27 to 28 at Korea University, Seoul. Marking ...
Ministry of Environment to develop the biological resou...
[ Ministry of Environment ]
Jul 21, 2015
National Institute of Biological Resources (NIBR) will dispatch the industry-academia consultative body to Cambodia and Myanmar from July 20 to 23 with an aim to jointly develop biological resources in Southeast Asia. The industry-academia consultative body, consisting of represe...
The 6th International Environmental Forum for CCS to be...
[ Ministry of Environment ]
Jul 21, 2015
The Ministry of Environment will hold the 6th International Environmental Forum for CCS* on the 21st at EL tower, Seoul to effectively reduce greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions. *CCS: Carbon Dioxide Capture and Storage At the forum, 8 experts at home and abroad will share the results...
Using spatial information will be easier
Jul 17, 2015
Using spatial information will be easier Standardization of spatial information inventory completed, the first step for virtuous cycle of spatial information!   □    The Ministry of Land, Infrastructure and Transport (MOLIT, Minister: Yoo ILHO) an...
Ministry of Environment to unveil system to provide saf...
[ Ministry of Environment ]
Jul 15, 2015
National Institute of Chemical Safety reveals Chemical Safety Information Sharing System (Chemistry Safety Clearing-house, CSC) on July 15.CSC will provide information on chemical accidents by year, region and cause and best practices for responding to near miss accidents to prev...
1st certified replacement car part released
[ Ministry of Land, Infrastructure and Transport ]
Jul 13, 2015
1st certified replacement car part released   - Alternative BMW5-series aftermarket fender released, Cost burden of using expensive OEM parts for imported cars will be eased -   □    The 1st aftermarket car part certified by the Korea A...