Egypt allocates LE500M to connecting households in rural areas to wastewater networks

Tue, 10 Nov 2020 - 12:00 GMT

The first batch is worth LE50 million.

Arab Fund postpones Egypt's payback for 1 year because of COVID-19

Wed, 14 Oct 2020 - 08:02 GMT

The Cabinet ratified on Wednesday the initiative of the Arab Fund for Economic and Social Development (AFESD) to push back the due dates of loan installments and interests.

Ministers of military production, environment discuss recycling waste system

Tue, 28 Apr 2020 - 11:37 GMT

Assar reviewed the efforts of the Ministry of Military Production to qualify recycling factories in a number of governorates to improve the cleaning level for the interest of the citizens.

Egypt to launch E-Tadweer application to encourage e-waste management

Sat, 14 Mar 2020 - 02:29 GMT

The minister added that appropriate solutions in cooperation with stakeholders and business partners are needed.

UfC Model held in WYF 2019 having climate change as theme

Sun, 15 Dec 2019 - 03:57 GMT

The “Union for the Mediterranean” Model was held on Sunday within the agenda of the WFY 2019, and was inaugurated by UfM Secretary General Nasser Kamel.

CAPMAS lists top 5 waste recycling governorates in 2017

Sat, 31 Aug 2019 - 11:45 GMT

The annual statistical bulletin issued by the Central Agency for Public Mobilization and Statistics (CAPMAS) included a number of significant figures.

Bid to construct 1st phase of Kushner Canal solid waste unit offered

Sun, 25 Aug 2019 - 12:39 GMT

The budget allocated to the unit is €481 million funded by the European Investment Bank (EIB) and the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD).

Major waste recycling system to be launched by Military Production Ministry, AOI

Mon, 05 Aug 2019 - 10:49 GMT

The Ministry of Military Production and the Arab Organization for Industrialization (AOI) will be part of the solid waste recycling system scheduled to be introduced this year and finalized in 2023.

2019-2023 solid waste recycling executive plan revealed

Tue, 30 Jul 2019 - 01:28 GMT

The plan consists of three main programs.

Go Clean: Pioneering Household Recycling

Fri, 12 Jul 2019 - 01:00 GMT

Exchanging recyclables for cash, Go Clean has taken the recycling industry in Egypt by storm.

EgyEcoLand: Your Go-To For Green News, Info & Tips

Thu, 11 Jul 2019 - 10:00 GMT

EgyEcoLand encourages an eco-friendly lifestyle in Egypt by raising awareness through social media.

21.8 tons of garbage collected in 7 months

Sat, 30 Mar 2019 - 09:11 GMT

The garbage were collected from all 27 governorates.

Egypt, WB seek cooperation in solid waste recycling

Wed, 28 Nov 2018 - 12:41 GMT

The two sides discussed suitable measures to overcome the problem of solid waste in Egypt and to minimize air pollution, said Fouad in press statements.

Sisi directs to improve recycling system

Mon, 12 Nov 2018 - 11:44 GMT

President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi met Sunday with Prime Minister Moustafa Madbouli and Minister of Local Development Mahmoud Sharawi.

Ministerial committee convened for recycling programme

Thu, 06 Sep 2018 - 11:13 GMT

The meeting set plans to establish plants for different types of recycling.

MP requests explanation for importing LE 5B garbage

Wed, 22 Aug 2018 - 05:00 GMT

Egypt imported garbage for LE 5 billion from January 1 to April 30, which marks a 20 percent increase compared to the same period in 2017.

Volvo sets goal of 25% recycled plastics in cars from 2025

Mon, 18 Jun 2018 - 08:08 GMT

Recycled plastics - such as from fishing nets or old bottles in car dashboards or carpets, would not affect safety or quality, Stuart Templar.

Egypt’s initiative to eliminate plastic bags

Sat, 05 May 2018 - 02:46 GMT

In line with the global move to reduce the consumption of plastic bags, Egyptian Minister of Environment Khaled Fahmy extended the activities of his ministry’s new national initiative called “Enough Plastic Bags”.

Recycling fashion show

Tue, 03 Oct 2017 - 02:57 GMT

Zebala store is celebrating Arab Environment Day by creating a fashion show.

Understanding Recycling

Fri, 29 Sep 2017 - 08:16 GMT

When global warming became a hot topic of conversation.