SCMP reports on The Green Earth survey of HK and Taiwan beaches

Most of Hong Kong and Taiwan’s dumped plastic bottles come from mainland China – but local drinks makers also urged to reduce waste https://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/health-environment/article/2162416/most-hong-kong-and-taiwans-dumped-plastic-bottles PUBLISHED : Sunday, 02 September, 2018, 5:00pm UPDATED : Monday, 03 September, 2018, 1:19pm Karen Zhang karen.zhang@scmp.cpm Some 66 per cent of plastic bottles collected along coasts were labelled in simplified […]

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YHKCC visit to Hung Sing Yeh

YHKCC students visit Hung Sing Yeh to learn about the environmental challenges and the Art of Awareness Tuesday 26 June 2018 Thirty Year 10 and Year 11 students from the YMCA of Hong Kong Christian College (YHKCC) in Tung Chung visited Lamma as part of Service Outreach activities exploring pollution issues in Hong Kong. Paul […]

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Palm Oil Spill: August 2017

Lamma Island beach palm oil pollution cleanup operation This weekend Sat 12 Aug and Sun 13 August 2017 For more on spill see Hong Kong Free Press 8 August 2017 There are still a large amount of palm oil on the beaches of Lamma. We are asking members of the public to clean up the […]

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Cleanup Diary: 24 Jan 2017

At a press conference with Sky News at Lap Sap Wan at Cape D’Aguilar in Shek O. Hard to believe that only recently there had been a major cleanup operation at this site. The large pieces of trash draw the eye, but it is what can easily go unnoticed under your feet that is very […]

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