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  1. News - Hong Kong - ENVIRONMENT

    Lamma volunteers make floundering recycling scheme a success

    Posted Dec 29th 2012, 12:00am by Jennifer Cheng

    ... Jennifer Cheng jennifer.cheng@scmp.com Lamma residents and concern group help transport glass bottles to recycling booth Island volunteers make recycling scheme a success Every week, restaurants and bars on Lamma Island dispose of hundreds of glass bottles, which make their way to a recycling booth - but it is volunteers, rather than paid workers, who are delivering the bottles. ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - ENVIRONMENT

    Greens call for study on ozone in Tung Chung

    Posted Jun 13th 2014, 04:48am by Cheung Chi Fai

    ... for that reason, it added. Dr Cheng Luk-ki, Green Power's top scientist, said the group compared 12 areas of the city according to how often they were found to have "very high" levels ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - ENVIRONMENT

    Protection urged for home of rare fish

    Posted Apr 22nd 2014, 03:38am by Cheung Chi Fai

    ... new to the area including some that had apparently arrived on an ocean current from the Philippines. Green Power research head Dr Cheng Luk-ki said the government should reconsider a proposal to designate the area as a marine park. But even with Port Shelter designated, Cheng said, the city would still fall well short of targets under the Convention on Biological Diversity, which has ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - ENVIRONMENT

    Recycling firms to get up to HK$5 million to divert waste from landfills

    Posted Apr 11th 2014, 04:40am by CHEUNG CHI-FAI

    ... costs," she said. Daniel Cheng Man-chung, of the Federation of Hong Kong Industries' environmental section, agreed that the matching fund should not focus only on capital investment. ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - ENVIRONMENT

    Building in Lantau parks 'dangerous' idea, activists say

    Posted Feb 10th 2014, 07:35pm

    ... parks and enclaves. “We are worried about Lam’s words and the government’s view on future development across Hong Kong,” said Green Power’s head of scientific research and conservation Dr Cheng ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - ENVIRONMENT

    Officials slammed for 'cunning' move to get funding for controversial landfill plans

    Posted Jan 06th 2014, 04:02am by Stuart Lau

    ... the Ta Kwu Ling and Tuen Mun dumps were also dashed last summer. Chief Secretary Carrie Lam Cheng Yuet-ngor said afterwards that the government "can't give up" extensions to all ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - ENVIRONMENT

    Ministers sweep into hygiene roles in clean-up drive

    Posted Apr 27th 2013, 12:00am by CHEUNG CHI-FAI

    ... in the three-day exercise. Chief Secretary Carrie Lam Cheng Yuet-ngor, decked out in a white polo shirt and black plastic gloves, squatted down with a towel to wipe market railings in Tai Po. She ...

  8. News - Hong Kong - ENVIRONMENT

    Future of Hong Kong’s fishermen in doubt as industry declines

    Posted Dec 03rd 2013, 06:41pm by Agence France-Presse in Hong Kong

    ... about this Ming Cheng-Wah But before the January ban, the industry had long been in decline following the city’s economic transformation in the post-war era that saw it become a centre ... such as the Tiger Grouper and Leopard Coral Trout commonly found in the city’s wet markets. Others are determined that the legacy of Hong Kong’s earliest primary industry remains. Ming Cheng-Wah, who ...

  9. News - Hong Kong - ENVIRONMENT

    Sweeteners offered to win support for landfill expansions

    Posted Jun 22nd 2013, 12:00am by Tony Cheung and Cheung Chi-fai

    ... are endorsed by the subcommittee, they stand a better chance of being approved by the council's Finance Committee when the government seeks funds later. Chief Secretary Carrie Lam Cheng Yuet-ngor ...

  10. News - Hong Kong - ENVIRONMENT

    Invasion of the flies: Hong Kong village swamped by swarms from landfill site

    Posted Oct 14th 2013, 12:00am by Ernest Kao

    ... said storekeeper Cheng Mei-shing, holding up two sheets of sticky flypaper coated with the dead insects. "Just 25 minutes ago, this piece of paper was all white... It's like we're competing with them for food now." Cheng said officials carried out pest-control measures there last week, but "none of it has worked". Village representative Cheng Wai-kwan ...




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