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Tzu Chi Singapore 20 years - 20131009 A convenient system

October 2013

The video : 3min42

In Singapore, prior to 1999, local residents had not yet realized, the importance of environmentalism, and simply threw their garbage into collective bins, without sorting them into categories. However, since 1999, after Tzu Chi volunteers, set up the country‘s first recycling point, local residents have gradually, developed proper recycling habits. So far, there are 29 recycling points, and over 1,100 recycling volunteers in Singapore, who work in cooperation with local residents, and the government, to ensure a sustainable environment, for the generations to come.