Category Archives: Water Conservation

Water Conservation #5: Washing Vegetables

While most people may be aware of the importance of handling meat safely, many consider the risk of food poisoning from vegetables to be low. But the risk can never be entirely eliminated (e.g., 2011 E. coli outbreak in the

Water Conservation #5: Washing Vegetables

While most people may be aware of the importance of handling meat safely, many consider the risk of food poisoning from vegetables to be low. But the risk can never be entirely eliminated (e.g., 2011 E. coli outbreak in the

Water Conservation #4: Car Wash

While washing your car at home can be rather cost-saving (when compared to commercial car wash), it is not so lenient when it comes to water usage. However, here’s a method that can reduce that astounding amount of water used

Water Conservation #4: Car Wash

While washing your car at home can be rather cost-saving (when compared to commercial car wash), it is not so lenient when it comes to water usage. However, here’s a method that can reduce that astounding amount of water used

Growing Your Own Herb Garden in Sunny SG

Oh no, it’s wilting again! Whether it is due to humidity, over-watering, under-watering, poor soil and/or even the invasion of unidentified critters, there’s no doubt that plants die for a whole lot of different reasons. Urban farming (‘the practice of

Growing Your Own Herb Garden in Sunny SG

Oh no, it’s wilting again! Whether it is due to humidity, over-watering, under-watering, poor soil and/or even the invasion of unidentified critters, there’s no doubt that plants die for a whole lot of different reasons. Urban farming (‘the practice of

Singapore Youth Award Recipient: Mr Shabir Tabare Alam

The Singapore Youth Award has been awarded to five young people for their contributions to society in the fields of art, culture, sport and medicine. Among them is Mr Shabir Tabare Alam, 31, an award-winning music producer and singer-songwriter. Mr Shabir is

Singapore Youth Award Recipient: Mr Shabir Tabare Alam

The Singapore Youth Award has been awarded to five young people for their contributions to society in the fields of art, culture, sport and medicine. Among them is Mr Shabir Tabare Alam, 31, an award-winning music producer and singer-songwriter. Mr Shabir is

Water Conservation #3: Doing Your Laundry

Doing laundry is actually complicated science. Think about it; nobody actually teaches you how to do your laundry properly in school or at work. So how do you know you’re doing it right? Typically, we throw our clothes into the

Water Conservation #3: Doing Your Laundry

Doing laundry is actually complicated science. Think about it; nobody actually teaches you how to do your laundry properly in school or at work. So how do you know you’re doing it right? Typically, we throw our clothes into the

A Stride Back In History: Our Water Story

Every other policy has to bend at the knees for our water survival. – the late Mr. Lee Kuan Yew, 2008 There is no more fundamental resource than water. The basis of all life, water is fast becoming a key

A Stride Back In History: Our Water Story

Every other policy has to bend at the knees for our water survival. – the late Mr. Lee Kuan Yew, 2008 There is no more fundamental resource than water. The basis of all life, water is fast becoming a key

Water Conservation #2: Showering

Great ideas can come to you in the shower – it’s been scientifically proven – but there’s actually greater productivity and comfort when you’re out of that shower. Showering times can be undeniably awesome after a long and tiring day

Water Conservation #2: Showering

Great ideas can come to you in the shower – it’s been scientifically proven – but there’s actually greater productivity and comfort when you’re out of that shower. Showering times can be undeniably awesome after a long and tiring day

[TWPS] Pioneering the Possible, Envisioning the Future

“We must save water using efficient ways… Otherwise the last drop of water on earth will be our tears,” said a student from Teck Whye Primary School (TWPS) at the ABC Waters @ Pang Sua Pond opening on 25th March.

[TWPS] Pioneering the Possible, Envisioning the Future

“We must save water using efficient ways… Otherwise the last drop of water on earth will be our tears,” said a student from Teck Whye Primary School (TWPS) at the ABC Waters @ Pang Sua Pond opening on 25th March.

Water Conservation #1: Defrosting Food

While strolling up and down the aisles of the supermarket, you suddenly remembered the juicy rib eye steak that’s still sitting quietly in your freezer. A classic pan-seared rib eye steak sounds like the perfect, mouth-watering solution to dinner. You

Water Conservation #1: Defrosting Food

While strolling up and down the aisles of the supermarket, you suddenly remembered the juicy rib eye steak that’s still sitting quietly in your freezer. A classic pan-seared rib eye steak sounds like the perfect, mouth-watering solution to dinner. You

Impressions of “A Day in the Life of Water Wally”

The Background Encouraging water conservation is a constant challenge. There is always a pressing need for innovative ideas to promote the water cause in a novel way that can penetrate the consciousness of Singaporeans. The latest arrow in PUB’s quiver

Impressions of “A Day in the Life of Water Wally”

The Background Encouraging water conservation is a constant challenge. There is always a pressing need for innovative ideas to promote the water cause in a novel way that can penetrate the consciousness of Singaporeans. The latest arrow in PUB’s quiver

Are you a water waster?

As water demand in Singapore continues to increase, achieving a sustainable level of water consumption requires active commitment and participation of the community. So here’s the question. Are you a champion of the water cause, or are you a water

Are you a water waster?

As water demand in Singapore continues to increase, achieving a sustainable level of water consumption requires active commitment and participation of the community. So here’s the question. Are you a champion of the water cause, or are you a water

Valentine’s Day: A Declaration of Love

In the province of Padua, Italy, a metal key known as Saint Valentine’s key is gifted to one’s love as a romantic symbol and invitation to ‘unlock the giver’s heart’ on Valentine’s Day. In Denmark, friends and sweethearts exchange pressed

Valentine’s Day: A Declaration of Love

In the province of Padua, Italy, a metal key known as Saint Valentine’s key is gifted to one’s love as a romantic symbol and invitation to ‘unlock the giver’s heart’ on Valentine’s Day. In Denmark, friends and sweethearts exchange pressed