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  1. Lifestyle - Health

    Biodiesel companies want stricter regulation on waste oil

    Posted Oct 17th 2014, 10:26am by Elaine Yau

    ... oil to remove water, and strain out the solid contaminants before dumping the waste. Some of this processed oil is reportedly sold to local food producers making items such as fried fish balls ... waste. You can't let the market decide where the [used] oil ends up as it's a material with potential food, hygiene and environmental impact. If there's no proper monitoring, ...

  2. Lifestyle

    How to make your own compost bin

    Posted Oct 17th 2014, 05:27pm by ANN CHA

    ... waste, but they can also help return food to the production cycle. Whether you are a regular cook, or a fully fledged urban farmer, it's hard to argue against having rich, organic plant ... and allow to sit for about a week to start the decomposition process. Then, stir the bin once a day to circulate the air. This helps the bacteria break down food waste. It also keeps the bin from ...

  3. Lifestyle - Technology - SCIENCE FOCUS

    The bad science in city's incineration plan for househould waste

    Posted Jul 20th 2014, 03:54am by Martin Williams

    ... with waste include putting food waste through the Stonecutters sewage treatment facility. But science can also help take a broader view of the situation. With resources like oil and rare metals ... to waste There has been considerable brouhaha over Hong Kong's waste strategy, particularly plans to expand three landfills and build an incinerator on an artificial island by Shek Kwu Chau- ...

  4. Lifestyle - Family & Education - ENVIRONMENT

    Dealing with Hong Kong's food waste

    Posted Apr 22nd 2013, 12:00am by Elaine Yau

    ... It's telling that when a district scheme to recycle food waste succeeds beyond expectations, the organisers still struggle with excess. About 550 households signed up when the Cheung Chau ... facility, where the material is sorted and turned into compost. The problem is, there's more food waste than they can handle, says project manager Kwok Wai-man. Last year the association ...

  5. Lifestyle - Food & Wine

    Quinoa is a highly adaptable health food

    Posted Oct 16th 2014, 04:28pm by Nan-Hie In

    ... that it's now harvested in Europe, Africa and even the United Arab Emirates. Quinoa is readily available here in supermarkets, health food shops and increasingly at trendy restaurants. High-end ... Topham, the executive chef, applauds quinoa's prevalence on menus, as the food is one way for diners to eat sustainably. "The best restaurants in the world are moving ...

  6. Magazines - 48hrs - FOOD & WINE

    Oktoberfest festivities in Hong Kong offer games and German food with the beer

    Posted Oct 15th 2014, 10:30pm by Mischa Moselle

    ... Mischa Moselle Barrels of fun, great food and amazing beer at Oktoberfest parties in Hong Kong Quaff licence Hongkonger Selina Chan has just visited Munich, Bavaria, to attend the original ... of beer- it's also a celebration of food, a German Thanksgiving. Bavaria being good agricultural land, food is plentiful, heavy on the pork, potatoes and cabbage, and also on the wheat- ...

  7. Lifestyle - Technology - NUTRITION

    Fatty foods really are bad for you, researchers find

    Posted Oct 12th 2014, 04:02am by GUARDIAN

    ... The Guardian Studies suggesting otherwise are misleading and flawed, analysis shows Fatty foods really are bad for you: scientists Scientific studies suggesting that eating a lot of fat may not be so bad for you are misleading and if you want to eat cake, you should opt for a smaller slice, scientists say. Saturated fats in foods such as meat, cakes and butter are still bad ...

  8. Lifestyle - Food & Wine

    Where to go for authentic Filipino food in Hong Kong

    Posted Oct 10th 2014, 10:28am by Charley Lanyon

    ... specialities, a flourishing street food culture and labour-intensive dishes of great sophistication and skill. On paper, then, Filipino food seems like a contender for the next trendy cuisine. But outside the Philippines, the food is often seen as heavy and overly reliant on fried meats, sticky sweet sauces and vinegar. And any mention of the cuisine to so-called foodies elicits swift ...

  9. Lifestyle - Food & Wine

    Sales of snack foods stack up across Asia

    Posted Oct 10th 2014, 10:28am by Mischa Moselle

    ... not alone in liking a snack or two (or five)- in the year to March, the world spent US$374 billion on snack foods. Consumers in the Asia-Pacific region spent US$46 billion, a figure that has grown ...

  10. Magazines - 48hrs - TRAVEL

    Where to find the best Taiwanese food in Taipei

    Posted Oct 08th 2014, 10:37pm by Ralph Jennings

    ... colonialism. Combine all this with a growing local hunger for convenience and value for money. What you get are the top food trends in Taipei, served by eateries ranging from rusty market stalls ... with salt and chillies can choose from 42 raw ingredients, all on sticks, at Smile Barbecue. This is a classic slice of Taipei night market food culture, selling sticks for NT$10 (HK$2.50) to NT$50, ...




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