Food Giants Undermined China’s Obesity Fight, Experts Say
Food Giants Undermined China’s Obesity Fight, Experts Say

China’s efforts to keep obesity in check have been undermined from the inside by the food industry, according to newly ...

Cockroaches are Helping China With its Food Waste Problem
Cockroaches are Helping China With its Food Waste Problem

JINAN, China – In the near pitch-dark, you can hear them before you see them – millions of cockroaches scuttling ...

Study: Salt from Asia has the Highest Levels Plastic Contamination
Study: Salt from Asia has the Highest Levels Plastic Contamination

A study published recently in the journal of Environmental Science and Technology found microplastics in more than 90% of the ...

Salt Iodization in Malaysia
Salt Iodization in Malaysia

Malaysia is eradicating iodine deficiency amongst its people, one table salt at a time.   What is Salt Iodization & why ...

Malaysia a.k.a Asia’s Fattest Country
Malaysia a.k.a Asia’s Fattest Country

Malaysia is Asia’s fattest country with approximately half of the population overweight or obese. Obesity means having too much body fat. ...

Asia Is Tackling Its Plastic Problems with Tradition & Tech
Asia Is Tackling Its Plastic Problems with Tradition & Tech

Bamboo straws, edible bags and banana leaf ‘dishes’ offer eco-friendly alternatives BANGKOK — The Chinese invented paper, gunpowder, noodles and, some ...