ISLAMABAD - Health officials in Pakistan detected Wednesday the first two cases of coronavirus in the country, linking them with the outbreak in neighboring Iran.Read More
WHO is convening a global research and innovation forum to mobilize international action in response to the new coronavirus (2019-nCoV).Read More
Samsons Group recognizes the importance of being a good corporate citizen in the conduct of its business as well as fulfilling its corporate and social obligations. We have always acknowledged our social responsibility to the environment in which we live. We are committed to the principle of environmental awareness and the implementation of eco-friendly practices. We endorse the spirit of definitions of sustainable development: “Development that meets the needs of the present without compromising the ability of future generations to meet their own needs’’ and improving the quality of life while living within the earth’s carrying capacities. Our aim is to play a proactive role in contributing to achieving sustainability where we have influence. We are committed to accountability and transparency in our sustainability performance.Read More
WBM Foundation and Samsons Group is making earth pollution free by running campaigns all over the Pakistan by giving awareness to the public on ‘’Save Mother Earth’’ and ‘’Think Green’’ slogan.
Inspire people at your office to participate in Plastic Free campaigns and refuse to use single-use plastic. Together, small changes can make a big difference with all What you can do Share ideas to inspire employees at the office to participate in Plastic Free campaigns.Read More
Food Storage Plastic cling wrap is a staple item in most homes. Many products are pre-packed using it, too. Alternatives exist that are just as effective, and more sustainable. What you can do Avoid cling wrap How can you do it There are many fantastic alternatives to plastic cling wrap that you can use to reduce plastic pollution. Storing and packing food in reusable containers is a great start. You can also purchase reusable silicone bowl toppers to cover food in bowls, pots and pans, or even get crafty with an upside down plate, reusable cloth cover or wax wrap. Wax wraps and containers make a great, reusable alternative for wrapping sandwiches. You can also buy reusable washable cloth bags to store and pack food in, as a better option to zip lock bags. It goes beyond your own home, though; you can make an impact by avoiding food that’s pre-packed in cling wrap and choosing an alternative product instead. Taking the next steps If you’re feeling crafty, go the next step by making your own wax wraps and covers. Or, source them from small local businesses to minimize pollution from travel. You can also encourage and support food businesses to avoid cling wrap by discussing alternatives and directing them to the Plastic Free July website. It’s also important to stay educated. Before buying something new, be sure to check reviews and facts to see how sustainable they really are. The impact Reduce plastic waste and the use of our natural resources in creating it. Prevent the chance of lightweight cling wrap blowing into our natural surroundings, where it will stay forever. Protect our wildlife who can mistake plastic as food.Read More