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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HKFP Report: Is Aberdeen harbour cleanup in vain?

Ahead of another cleanup of Aberdeen harbour, will environmental efforts be in vain? Jennifer Creery – 22 July 2018 13:17 https://www.hongkongfp.com/2018/07/22/ahead-another-cleanup-aberdeen-harbour-will-environmental-efforts-vain/ Around twice a month, Harry Chan puts on his wetsuit and dives to the bottom of the seabed around Hong Kong. At 65 years old, it is a therapeutic ritual that he has persisted […]

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SCMP report: ‘Hong Kong is destroying itself’

Residents urged to clean up their act as city faces unprecedented waste deluge PUBLISHED : Saturday, 16 July, 2016, 10:02am UPDATED : Saturday, 16 July, 2016, 10:02am News›Hong Kong›Health & Environment Rachel Blundy rachel.blundy@scmp.com Environmentalists insist Hongkongers must reduce household waste to save their city Environmentalists have renewed their calls for Hongkongers to reduce their household […]

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Cleanup Diary: 17 March 2014

Cleanup at Pak Kok beach, Lamma Island with Sear Rogers International School (SRIS). The kids are great, but really they should not have to witness this rubbish! Before the cleanup, the kids were briefed on the outcome of the Brand on the Beach cleanups and asked to find ways to reduce their plastic consumption. When […]

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