9 therapeutic gardens in Singapore for some stress-relief.

Stress is an everyday part of life, especially when you're living in the city. Lucky for us, Singapore is equipped to handle that! Check out Singapore's 9 therapeutic gardens for some zen. As the ‘most fatigued’ country in the world, it’s no surprise that many Singaporeans are often stressed out. Our fast-paced lives might mean we find it hard to unwind and relax. But hey, let’s not forget: Singapore’s also ...

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9 green spaces to watch the National Day fireworks in Singapore.

Singapore’s National Day 2022 is coming up, and you know what that means: National Day fireworks! Read on for both official and nearby green spots where you just might catch the NDP 2022 fireworks... and they’re not just within Marina Bay. If nothing else screams ‘Singapore’, the Singapore National Day fireworks will. Us Singaporeans will gather on picnic mats, rush to the top floors of buildings - all to catch the ...

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businesses want to go green but they’re not sure how.

The fight for a sustainable means of production and living pushes on, but what happens when the biggest cause of pollution and waste doesn’t know what to do about it? When I think of sustainability, I think of the Great Pacific Garbage Patch. Yep, that patch of plastic twice the size of Texas floating in the Pacific Ocean. The impact of the existence of this garbage patch is massive - ...

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DHL Express Singapore adds 80 commercial EVs to its fleet for greener deliveries.

Feeling a little guilty for ordering or shipping one too many things? Wish your deliveries could be carried out in more eco-friendly ways? Well, this announcement from DHL Express Singapore should ease your mind. Earlier this week, DHL Express Singapore announced the addition of 80 electric vehicles (EVs) to its fleet in partnership with ComfortDelGro. Adding to its current fleet of 10 EVs, the new EVs will replace its internal ...

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care for a taste of locally-grown spinach or kale ice cream?

Singapore’s first gelato line made from locally-grown vegetables launches tomorrow at The Local Farm Weekend by Gardenasia. If the recent lack-of-chicken-fiasco has taught us anything – it’s that some people don't realise that freezing fresh chicken makes it frozen chicken local production plays a vital role in preventing any major food disruptions. While it is heartening to know that the number of local farms have increased to 260 last month, there ...

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meet the man who never leaves pineapple leaves behind.

With more people aspiring towards a zero-waste lifestyle, it's safe to say we're paying more attention to trash. But according to Harold Koh, founder of Nextevo, a company focused on repurposing agricultural waste, people have been overlooking one very important bit of waste - pineapple leaves.   From consuming ‘ugly’ fruit and vegetable, to upcycling your old pair of jeans, or shopping second-hand clothes – there’s been a growing focus on ...

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i Light Singapore returns with trippy displays and plenty of photo ops.

i Light Singapore, Asia’s leading sustainable light festival is finally back with immersive displays, and a new multi-sensory light art showcase atop a floating pontoon. Noice.  Back after 2 years, like karaoke and drunk people meandering by the Singapore River, is i Light Singapore! Organised by the Urban Redevelopment Authority (URA) and presented by DBS, the eight edition of this sustainable light fest will run from 3 to 26 June 2022. The ...

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Hyundai’s Goal of the Century is a goal for humanity.

Hyundai's 'Goal of the Century' campaign featuring Steven Gerrard and BTS aims to unite the world through football for a sustainable future. What do football and K-pop have in common? If your answer is “crazy rabid fans”, well… You’re not entirely wrong. But whether you are neutral to these things or fall into one of the fan camps, one has to concede the potential of the sheer size of these fanbases. ...

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5 things i wish someone told me about beach clean-up sessions in Singapore.

To usher in Earth Day, futr singapore took part in an office-wide beach clean-up session. But little did I know that while the team rid the shores of rubbish, I'd also uncover some dirty little... thoughts of wisdom in the process. While a beach clean-up may seem like an awesome activity to do with friends, family, colleagues or even on your own, lemme just say it’s not all fun and ...

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would you give a second thought to second-hand packaging?

Would it matter if that fancy new gadget you ordered online came delivered in used bubble-wrap? Well, based on a recent study, a majority of Singaporeans say second-hand packaging is no biggie. It’s World Recycling Day! But before you get your pompoms out in celebration, you might want to have a closer look at some key findings from a recent study. Carried out by global market research company Ipsos, and commissioned by ...

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