This October, we look at the sharing economy. This month, we are sponsored by BBX, and our speakers include Eugene Tay, BlockPooling and Rent Tycoons.

    Date: 29 Oct 2014 (Wednesday)
    Time: 7pm onwards
    Venue: Host at Clarke Quay, 3E River Valley Rd, #02-04 Clarke Quay
    Admission: Free but contributions accepted
    RSVP: email

    See you there!


Have you submitted your eco selfie yet?

In early October, the Ministry of Environment and Water Resources (MEWR) launched a contest calling for photo submissions of people doing environmental actions. Have you submitted your entry yet? If you’ve just heard of it, find out more below! Show us how you protect the environment through a selfie/photo and submit it at, or … Continue reading


SEC addresses food waste with its latest video

The Singapore Environment Council (SEC) recently revealed this new video highlighting food waste in Singapore. More details below. Singapore generated almost 800,000 tonnes of food waste last year. This means that if we had to load last year’s food waste into planes, we would need 1,420 Airbus A-380s to fit 796,000 tonnes of food waste. … Continue reading


Green Drinks: Developing the Sharing Economy in Singapore

Join us this month as we explore the sharing economy in Singapore – how it works, its progress and challenges here. Our speakers include Eugene Tay of the Sharing Economy Association (Singapore), Fenni Wang and Swito Yuber of Rent Tycoons, and Moh Hon Meng of BlockPooling. We’d like to thank BBX for sponsoring finger food … Continue reading


Launched: Organic October and the #maketheswitch micro campaign

Green Drinks has just launched Organic October, a month of celebrating healthy living and encouraging Singapore residents to reduce their toxic load by choosing organic products for personal wellbeing and health of the planet. Organic October runs alongside Breast Cancer Awareness month to further highlight the dangers of toxins in the environment, and retailers of organic … Continue reading


Documentary screening: Disruption, 27 September, 3pm

350 Singapore is organising a movie screening called Disruption. Disruption is a new, fast-paced cinematic journey through the wild world of climate change: the science, the politics, the solutions, and the stories that define this crisis at this pivotal point in human history. The movie is about an hour long, and after we watch it we … Continue reading

Earth's Survival

Earth’s Survival Documentary Screening & Networking Session

Sustainable Green Solutions cordially invites all NGOs, NPOs, social entrepreneurs, government institutions, members of the media, and social gamechangers to join them for the Earth’s Survival Documentary Screening & Networking Session.   Date: 30 September 2014 (Tuesday) Time: 7:30PM – 10:30PM Venue: Singapore Management University, School of Economics & Social Sciences, 90 Stamford Road RSVP:   EARTH’S … Continue reading


Green Drinks: Networking Friday!

Together with Pomeroy Studio and Shophouse & Co., Green Drinks invites you to explore urban green spaces as part of Design Green! Singapore. At this month’s casual networking session, listen to Pomeroy Studio’s Jason Pomeroy give a short introduction to Design Green!, and Shophouse & Co’s Stella Gwee share a bit about ‘Transitional___‘, while you … Continue reading

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E-waste recycling & hard disk shredding! NUS U Town, Fri 12 Sep 2014: 10am – 4pm

Originally posted on Otterman speaks…:
NUS’ Office of Environment Sustainability is organising an inaugural electronic waste (“e-waste”) recycling drive in NUS on Friday 12 Sep 2014: 10am – 4pm. Anyone can drop off their e-waste at the NUS University Town near the bus stop and if you are driven through, there is a drop-off point…


Sustainability, Environment and Energy Research (SEER) @ NUS 2014

SEER @ NUS 2014 is the third annual Sustainability, Environment and Energy Research Symposium organized by the NUS Energy Office. It features the broad spectrum of R&D in NUS from different faculties touching on various aspects of energy in the context of environmental sustainability. The Symposium will have technical presentations and panel discussions focusing on … Continue reading

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Design Green! Skycourts & Skygardens: 1-21 September

Design Green! Skycourts & Skygardens, is an exposition curated by Pomeroy Studio that consists of 3 integrated components focused on skyrise greenery: ‘The Exhibition’, ‘The Discussion’, ‘The Installation’. Held at the National Design Centre (NDC) from September 1-21, the public event will showcase global design projects, engage students in research and dialogue, and activate the Centre’s roof terrace … Continue reading


Greenfacturing Seminar – Sustainable Building Products for A Sustainable Future

If you’re interested on green manufacturing practices and the use of green building materials, check out this upcoming seminar! GREENFACTURING (verb – used with object): to make or produce green products which benefit the people, the economy and the environment which include the identification and reduction of environmental impact during all life cycle stages Agenda Speakers Mr … Continue reading


Green Drinks: Aquaculture in Singapore and Beyond

This month, Green Drinks Singapore is excited to collaborate with Biodiversity Connections to look at aquaculture on our shores and beyond. Joining us is Alistair Douglas of SmartAqua and Shannon Lim of OnHand Agrarian, two highly knowledgeable industry players who will share details about the work they do locally and internationally, and the industry challenges … Continue reading

  • About Green Drinks Singapore

    Founded in November 2007, Green Drinks Singapore is one of more than 800 cities with a Green Drinks presence.

  • We are a non-profit environmental movement that connects academia, green businesses, activists, community and government, for knowledge sharing and collaboration opportunities. We do this by organising informal talks every last Thursday of the month, over drinks! Once in a while, we hold discussions, documentary screenings and workshops to further engage the public and participants.
  • Started in 1989 in London, the Green Drinks movement is a self-organising network that is meant to be simple and unstructured. The global site can be found at