18 December 2019
A digital waste exchange platform that companies and people can benefit from when they recycle waste, QKONs connects the producer of waste to a potential end-user of this waste. QKONs came into...
15 February 2019
The Ministry of Municipalities and Environment, represented by the General Cleanliness Department, has called on citizens and expatriates to stop littering and place garbage especially the...
10 August 2018
Qatar has made big strides in the area of efficient use of natural resources. Due to various efforts taken by the government, the total waste generated in the country has fallen significantly. The...
11 May 2018
The Ministry of Municipality and Environment has launched a project in collaboration with three private companies to recycle construction waste available in huge quantity at Rawdat Rashid to produce...
13 April 2018
Amid rising awareness and opening of waste recycling units in the country, the number of participants in  ‘No Paper Day Qatar’ 2018 campaign by Qatar Green Building Council (QGBC) has increased to...
25 December 2017
Qatar University College of Engineering (QU-CENG) and the Ministry of Municipality and Environment (MME) launched a project to establish collaboration on the exchange of information and consultancy...
18 September 2017
Many enterprises in Qatar have now reached a stage where managing the scale of their IT infrastructures is becoming a challenge second only to increasing the speed of provisioning. A broad spectrum...
27 August 2017
A packing and peeling facility at Al Khor, is expected to reduce a significant quantity of vegetable and fruit waste in many hypermarkets across Qatar, once operational. The facility is being set up...
12 March 2016
The Cabinet yesterday gave its nod to a draft law on public hygiene that prohibits littering on roads and in other places. The draft law will replace Law No. 8 of 1974 on public hygiene as part of...
28 February 2016
The Ministry of Development Planning and Statistics (MDPS) and Qatar Environment and Energy Research Institute (QEERI), a national research institute of Hamad bin Khalifa University, launched the...
09 February 2016
Qatar University Center for Advanced Materials (QU-CAM) has been undertaking a research project to develop polyolefin-based heat absorbers to reduce energy consumption and carbon emissions as well as...
06 February 2016
Qatar Rail targets 100 percent reuse of the excavated waste generated from its projects, says an official. “The project targets 100 percent reuse for excavated waste and less that 10 percent waste...

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