Friday, May 24, 2024


Thanks to Sandbar, paper straws are now available to island businesses

Hoping to motivate more business to use environment-friendly paper straws, Sandbar Beachfront Hostel, Restaurant and Bar is making paper straws available for any business owner that is ready to make the switch.

No exceptions made for duty-free biodegradable products: foam products get tax exemption

Recently the Government of Belize (GOB) passed a statutory instrument to give zero rated status to foam products instead of biodegradable options.

Island businesses going Green and switching to Biodegradable products

In an effort to reduce the strain on the environmental, several restaurants and bars in Ambergris Caye are switching from plastic and Styrofoam products to biodegradable alternatives.

San Pedro enjoys benefit of the two garbage compactors

Three weeks ago the Republic of China (Taiwan) donated two garbage compactors to The San Pedro Town Council (SPTC). The objective was to aid...

Residents are encouraged to start the sorting of garbage

With the Solid Waste Management Project expected to begin soon on Ambergris Caye, residents are encouraged to start practicing the sorting of their garbage