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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Press Release: Winner of Brand on the Beach 2014 joins cleanup

Vita Water joins cleanup on beach where volunteers count plastic bottles HONG KONG 5 March 2014: For an entire year, volunteers collected and sorted waste found on beaches by brand label. 2872 plastic bottles were picked up and identified by brand, with the top 10 brands accounting for 55% of the bottles recovered. These brands […]

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Cleanup Diary 6 Nov 2010

Lamma Community Beach Cleanup Nga Kau Wan It was a horrible rainy day, but nonetheless 14 people showed up for the first in a series of cleanups organized by Living Lamma members. The beach was awash with plastic bottles and polystyrene. There was also a lot of plastic sheeting, old rope and amah sacking that […]

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