A comprehensive directory on environmental management, technologies, water and wastewater treatment, air pollution control and pest control.

FOREWORD & MESSAGES

 

Foreword by Managing Director, EDB

The world is experiencing rapid urbanisation. Over half of the world’s population now live in urban areas, and this figure is increasing at an estimated 60 million people every year. The challenge for governments and city planners will be to ensure an environmentally sustainable living environment without compromising the economic vibrancy. Singapore is no stranger to thes ...more

Message by Chief Executive Officer, NEA

In recent years, there has been a significant global shift towards sustainable development. The United Nations has set important goals for the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, as well as the Paris Agreement. In order to achieve these targets, extensive private sector and industry engagement will be needed to drive transitions to cleaner, low-carbon economies. This is ...more

Message by Chief Executive, PUB

Very few realise it, but Singapore is a severely water-stressed country. There is just not enough space in Singapore to catch and to keep all the rainfall that we need to satisfy living, commercial and industrial water demand. Water scarcity poses a constant threat, and ensuring water security is no less than an existential challenge for Singapore. Although many take for g ...more