Disposable cup Archives | Be Korea-savvy
Environment Ministry to Reintroduce Disposable Cup Charge

Environment Ministry to Reintroduce Disposable Cup Charge

SEOUL, Sept. 15 (Korea Bizwire) – South Korean environment authorities are set to announce a set of comprehensive measures designed to reduce the use of disposables next month, including the reintroduction of disposable coffee cup charges. The Ministry of Environment said on Thursday it was finalizing a draft for comprehensive countermeasures to curb the use of [...]

Korea to Update Baseball Stadium Beverage Regulations

Korea to Update Baseball Stadium Beverage Regulations

SEOUL, July 7 (Korea Bizwire) – Starting in 2017, all sales of beverages in disposable cups will be banned from baseball stadiums in Korea.  The Ministry of Environment and the Korea Baseball Organization (KBO) will sign an agreement called ‘Recycling of Resources to Establish Clean Baseball Stadiums’, and will be promoting the effort in order [...]