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  1. International Trade Fair on Environmental Protection

    Posted Oct 27th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... equipment, systems and raw materials (which includes biodegradable and eco-friendly raw materials; environmental protection equipment and fittings; transport, collection and sorting of waste; solid ... and environment conservation); management and protection systems and technologies (which includes electronic surveillance, monitoring and management systems; public sanitation; slope and ground ...

  2. Organic food is healthier and environmentally friendly

    Posted May 25th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... and in Taiwan and aims to protect the consumer. In the meantime, the centre recommends that people buy organic food from reputable health stores and ask about the products they are buying. Kate, Editor ...

  3. Comment - Letters

    Letters to the Editor, November 24, 2012

    Posted Nov 24th 2012, 12:00am by LETTERS

    ... Environment officials can do better job The Environmental Protection Department's dogged intention to locate a massive off-shore waste incinerator on Shek Kwu Chau marked a low point ... facing opposition from vested interests, but has been willing to frustrate public opinion on this matter to such a degree that the director of environmental protection lost credibility ...

  4. Users of portable music players slowly going deaf, study finds

    Posted Mar 02nd 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... to the Environmental Protection Department, more than 1 million Hongkongers are affected by traffic noise, making it the biggest source of noise pollution in the city. Wired for sound The percentage ...

  5. 160 green cars on way

    Posted Mar 21st 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Logistics Department. The department said all 401 replacements would comply with the relevant emission standards. About 160 cars and three buses will meet the Environmental Protection Department's qualifying standards for tax incentives for environmentally friendly vehicles. In a written reply to questions by legislators on expenditure estimates, the department said the replacement ...

  6. New design for eco-bag

    Posted May 21st 2007, 12:00am by Michelle Chan

    ... to create a visual design for an eco-friendly bag under the theme of environmental protection. The Youth Arts Foundation organised the Wellcome Reusable Bag Design Project to continue spreading ... Michelle Chan A design by 18-year-old Ip Wai-ting, a student at SKH All Saint's Middle School, has been selected to feature on Wellcome's environmentally friendly bags ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - TECHNOLOGY

    Enhance protective measures for cloud technology, expert urges

    Posted Aug 20th 2012, 12:00am by Thomas Chan

    ... Thomas Chan thomas.chan@scmp.com 'Beef up protection for cloud technology' Security breaches in "cloud technology"- hailed as a sturdy and inexpensive storage and network solution- have prompted a local expert to urge users to step up protective measures for files stored in remote data banks. "Occasional incidents have shown that internet users cannot ...

  8. Business - Economy

    Trade-off between productivity gains and job losses isn't so simple

    Posted Feb 19th 2014, 02:06pm by PATRICK LOW

    ... Patrick Low While some have blamed recent job losses on productivity gains, spurning innovation is a recipe for slower growth and even decline High cost of job protection A popular view ... productivity as do the richest countries. Spurning productivity growth in order to protect jobs is a sure recipe for slower growth, reduced opportunity and, for some, decline. Patrick Low ...

  9. Objectives

    Posted Feb 28th 2006, 12:00am by Justus Krueger

    ... performance in innovation, cost-performance, technology application, and environmental protection,' an association spokesman said. 'This also serves to prove that, besides cost ... and environmental impact. Entrants are required to submit detailed information about their products for consideration by the judging panel. The product may also be subject to a CMA test for compliance. ...

  10. Scientist proposes shared delta satellite to monitor air quality

    Posted Oct 26th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Currently, there is no standard for PM2.5 in Hong Kong, though the Environmental Protection Department takes informal measurements at five locations. Fine particles are believed to have more ... Environmental Protection Department seems to be reluctant to adopt new technology, though the Hong Kong Observatory is quite positive and receptive,' she said. Nichol said her team would seek ...




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