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  1. Harbour pollution on rise after 10-year fall

    Posted Feb 11th 2011, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... by the Environmental Protection Department. Rising bacteria levels were also found in stations near North Point, Quarry Bay and Shau Kei Wan. The figures might raise questions over plans to revive ... water, the Environmental Protection Department says the city's water quality objectives state that water for recreational use should contain fewer than 610 units of E coli per 100 ...

  2. Mainland on course to achieve UN goals

    Posted Mar 26th 2004, 12:00am by Josephine Ma

    ... on eradicating poverty and ensuring universal education. But more needs to be done to address problems such as HIV/Aids, the gender imbalance and environmental protection, a UN report released yesterday ... such as HIV/Aids and malaria; achieving environmental sustainability; and joining a global development partnership. At the three-day UN Millennium Development Goals conference which opened in Beijing ...

  3. Letters

    Posted Oct 06th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Thomas Chau, senior environmental protection officer, Environmental Protection Department Lyrics for a smog-filled day As Hong Kong chokes beneath our cloak of smog, I was bemused to see ... did co-operate I refer to the letter by Gareth Jones, 'Deafening silence' (September 26), concerning idling coaches outside Aberdeen sports ground. In August, the Environmental ...

  4. Clean bill of health

    Posted Jul 30th 2009, 12:00am by Christine Loh

    ... takes longer to show up. The Department of Health is not involved in air pollution control. That's for the Environmental Protection Department, which does not really have a public health ... this yet. Nevertheless, we need a champion and the Environment Bureau must be our pollution buster. One of the most urgent issues that environmental officials must tackle is improving air quality ...

  5. School's flu cluster triggers steps for handling a Sars outbreak

    Posted Jan 18th 2004, 12:00am by Felix Chan

    ... 'The school has stepped up its environmental hygiene protection, raised individual awareness and maintained close contact with parents to learn about the latest situation so that it could ...

  6. Health officials warn public about dengue fever

    Posted Jul 27th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... history,'' he said. The Food and Environmental Hygiene Department The Centre for Health Protection ... in July. The Food and Environmental Hygiene Department made the appeal as it revealed results of a surveillance programme on mosquito breeding. Department consultant Ho Yuk-yin said 17 out of 20 ...

  7. Activist's mission to break stigma of illness proves perilous

    Posted Feb 03rd 2008, 12:00am by Raymond Li

    ... the Bowen Charity Service Association on the campus of Xinjiang Normal University in December 2003, primarily to raise awareness of environmental protection. We were forced to close down ...

  8. Wan Chai hotel checked after 13 diners hit by food poisoning

    Posted Jun 24th 2008, 12:00am by Colleen Lee

    ... hospital admission. The Food and Environmental Hygiene Department is investigating. In another incident, the Centre for Health Protection said 10 people had fallen ill after eating aboard a yacht ... had consulted private doctors. Meanwhile, the Food and Environmental Health Department said it was still investigating cases of food poisoning at branches of two restaurant chains, Itacho ...

  9. 3 tonnes of food seized after cholera detected

    Posted Jul 27th 2004, 12:00am by Martin Wong

    ... The officers were also deployed to carry out thorough disinfection and cleaning procedures at the restaurant. To protect public health, the food and environmental hygiene director ordered ... and Environmental Hygiene Department ordered the temporary closure of the Star Seafood restaurant in Yat Ming Road after finding a strain of vibrio cholerae, which is threatening to humans, in a water ...

  10. Aberdeen fish stall closed after cholera discovered

    Posted Aug 24th 2004, 12:00am by Martin Wong

    ... of the department's routine checks on the quality of fish tank water. 'To protect public health, the director of food and environmental hygiene ordered the immediate closure of the stall under the Public ... Martin Wong A seafood wholesale stall in Aberdeen has been ordered to close temporarily after cholera was found in its fish tank. The Food and Environmental Hygiene Department said last ...




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