New Materials for Textile and Garment Sector

Chemical fibers are considered as one of efficient solutions for the textile and garment sector to cope with the shortage of materials.

Mekong firms apply cleaner production to protect environment

Industrial enterprises in the Mekong Delta have begun to practice cleaner production techniques as part of a program sponsored by the Danish International Development Agency (Danida), in an aim to protect the environment and reduce costs

Support Added for Businesses in Cleaner Production

Vietnam Economic New's Huong Lan spoke with Tran Anh Tan, the director of the Center for Environment and Cleaner Production

Xuan Hoa Furniture Strives for Sustainable Production

Established in 1980, after 30 years of operation, Xuan Hoa has occupied a firm position in the market. Through successful application of standards of ISO (International Organization for Standardization) 9001:2000, the environmental management system according to ISO 14001 standards and new standard and environmental management system in January 2001, the Xuan Hoa Furniture Company is striving to produce sustainable products.

Practice of energy saving at Tay Do Garment Company

Potential in power savings in building an energy regulation system in the company can be as much as 4% of the total power consumption, which will be equivalent to approximately 62 thousand kWh/year.

Bosch Commits to Sustainable Growth

The Bosch Group, headquartered in Stuttgart, Germany, is a leading global supplier of technology and services in the areas of automotive and industrial technology, consumer goods and building technology. The company is present in over 60 countries and has more than 300 subsidiaries and regional companies worldwide.

Cleaner Production for Sustainable Production

"Cleaner production guarantees sustainable production," said Le Ba Quynh, the deputy director of the Nghe An Province based Song Lam Paper Joint Stock Company. Thanks to application of cleaner production methods since 2001, the company has obtained encouraging successes in terms of business and environment.

Interest in Unfired Bricks Heats Up

The Vietnam Federation of Civil Engineering Association said that each year Vietnam consumes about 20-22 billion terracotta bricks and predicted that by 2020 this number will increase to about 40 billion. To produce such a volume of bricks, about 30,000ha of land, which is equivalent to the area of a whole commune, will be needed

Traditional Village Modernizes Production

To maintain and develop their traditional craft, residents in the Nha Xa Weaving Village are gradually modernizing production.

Cleaner Production Proves Its Worth

As one of the first companies to take part in the Cleaner Production Component in Industry , the Sai Gon- Dong Xuan Beer and Alcohol Joint Stock Company has obtained numerous successes and become a leader in applying cleaner production solutions among beer and alcohol companies.