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Written by various writers around Saigon dedicated to making Vietnam a better place for all of us.

Written by various writers around Saigon dedicated to making Vietnam a better place for all of us.

New office for Zero Waste Saigon!

New office for Zero Waste Saigon!

Goodbye former office.... ...Hello new one! Can you believe it?! This is our new office that the Zero Waste Saigon team has moved to on April 1st. Why did we move? The ZWS family is growing! This new office, located in Bình Thạnh District is as surprising as it is...

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Strawpocalypse is moving

Strawpocalypse is moving

Ho Chi Minh City, tuesday, March 26th, Von Wong was accompanied by fifteen volunteers involved in the disassembling of the "Strawpocalypse" at Estella Place in district 2, Vietnam.     The project created thanks to the collaboration of the artist Von Wong &...

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Zero Waste Education Activities

Zero Waste Education Activities

Zero Waste Saigon team had the opportunity to participate in the Jardines Familympic as volunteers. We were able to propose different activities for the children in order raise awareness of the problems that cause plastic on the environment. Preparation For a week,...

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Quan Bui Garden turns to ecofriendly alternatives

Quan Bui Garden turns to ecofriendly alternatives

When you are walking in Saigon, you may have noticed one of these five curious storefronts, and a recurring logo : Quan Bui. Today we went to one of these restaurants in Thao Dien : Quan Bui Garden. Small and peaceful terrace, wonderful decor, and much better : staple...

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adidas success story: a plastic-free office

adidas success story: a plastic-free office

When you enter the adidas office, you cannot miss the sign at the front door “We commit for a plastic-free office”. Since they moved their office in October 2017 to the Deutsches Haus, adidas has banned single-used plastic inside their office and has kept up their...

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BIG CLEAN UP EVENT

BIG CLEAN UP EVENT

Collecting trash which was thrown away irresponsibly has been recognized as a practical action to save the environment by the people of Vietnam. This strongly encouraged the Zero Waste Saigon team to implement the Big Clean Up event in 4 big cities last November and...

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24 Christmas eco-friendly challenges

24 Christmas eco-friendly challenges

On December, take on an eco-friendly challenge to become a zero-waste expert! Do you want to become zero waste but you don’t know where to start? Here are some very simple actions you can do. Try to do every challenge every day and you will reduce...

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The Piggies game at Belgo Craft Beer Brewery

The Piggies game at Belgo Craft Beer Brewery

They are Belgian, they do beer, they do Belgian fries and they are in the center of the district 1. Belgo is a Belgian craft beer brewery, opened in 2016 in Saigon. The owners, Gauthier and François, bought a brewery in Belgium and brought it to...

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