Clean-up event for Mitsui Chemicals Group in Singapore

Let us all do our part to promote awareness to the trash issue


Mitsui Chemicals Asia Pacific, Ltd.

Mitsui Chemicals Asia Pacific (MCAP) – Mitsui Chemicals Group of affiliates in Singapore completed a round of clean-up on 15 September 2022, at the Marina Reservoir, the largest reservoir in Singapore. 24 employees had participated in the 1.5 hours of clean-up exercise done using kayaks. A total of 28kg worth of trash were collected, made-up predominately by plastic wrappers, single-use bottles, and drinking cans. Due to the pandemic, several disposable masks were also picked up.


Picking out the trash Example of trash


This clean-up exercise was also part of the clean-up efforts leading to the World Cleanup Day 2022, which fell on 17 September 2022.




To aid the clean-up effort, the companies had engaged Waterways Watch Society, to conduct both the educational talk and the kayaking clean-up.


Mitsui Chemicals Group Clean-up Caravan


The marquee Mitsui Chemicals Group Clean-up Caravan first started back in April 2019, with various affiliates around the World putting in their effort to help with area cleaning and prevent uncollected litter from being blown into rivers by the wind and eventually flow into the sea, exacerbating the problem of marine litter.


About Mitsui Chemicals Group in Singapore


Singapore is the home to six local affiliates for Mitsui Chemicals Group. Besides Mitsui Chemicals Asia Pacific, Ltd. (MCAP) is the Asia Pacific Regional Headquarter of Mitsui Chemicals Inc., the other five entities include Mitsui Phenols Singapore Pte. Ltd. (MPS), Mitsui Elastomers Singapore Pte Ltd (MELS), Prime Evolue Singapore Pte. Ltd. (EVLS), SDC Technologies Asia Pacific Pte Ltd (SDC AP) and Mitsui Chemicals Singapore R&D Centre Pte Ltd (MS R&D).


Being the Asia Pacific growth functional hub, MCAP strives to drive business growth, provide robust functional services to regional affiliates or businesses, and deliver values to customers leveraging full power of all affiliates in Mitsui Chemicals Group.

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