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  1. Language point

    Posted Nov 05th 2003, 12:00am by John Millen

    ... flames, wide, incinerator, ash, stone, heat 1. This food is too....... I will burn my mouth if I eat it now. 2. Put all that cardboard into the...... and burn it. 3. This...... is too much. I must ... 7. When the flames had died down, all that was left was grey...... 8. I can see a...... through the window. We must call for help. Answers: hot/incinerator/heat/glowing/red/flames/ash/blaze ...

  2. Lai See

    Posted May 26th 2012, 12:00am

    ... government's incinerator agenda. Yesterday we wrote that although government plans for the Shek Kwu Chau incinerator are on hold after being voted down by Legco's environment panel, the government ... to waste management, which, unsurprisingly, is heavily reliant on incineration. A group called the Hong Kong Islands District Association is organising the trip, which is for 50 people, who ...

  3. Air gauges near furnace rejected

    Posted Apr 18th 2007, 12:00am by Olga Wong

    ... Olga Wong The government refused yesterday to set up air-monitoring stations at residential buildings that will be affected by the demolition of the Kwai Chung incinerator, saying ... the government to report the air quality data to the council regularly. The Kwai Chung incinerator was shut down in the 1990s because of residents' complaints about toxic emissions. Now the concern ...

  4. Protesters fail to block toxic cargo

    Posted Nov 26th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Cheung Chi-fai Legislator says police were heavy-handed Ten tonnes of dioxin-contaminated mud dredged from Penny's Bay will be burnt at an incineration plant in Tsing Yi this morning ... they claimed are much more stringent than overseas standards, to monitor the incineration process. If dioxin levels in the air are too high, the burning will be stopped. Even if the emissions fall ...

  5. Mandatory recycling laws urgently needed

    Posted Apr 07th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... before plans for an incinerator reach fruition. But incineration alone will not resolve our waste management problems. Measures must include a robust mandatory recycling programme that ensures minimal damage to our fragile environment. Electrical products are central to such an approach given that they cannot be incinerated and if thrown into landfills, could seep hazardous materials ...

  6. Letters

    Posted Sep 28th 2011, 12:00am

    ... incinerator Waste management is an urgent issue for all cities, especially those like Hong Kong which are growing at such a rapid pace. Given the millions of tonnes of waste generated here every year, our landfills are nearing capacity. They have very little room left. To alleviate the waste problem, the government is looking to the option of incineration. But the cost of building ...

  7. Three die as electric taxi explodes

    Posted May 28th 2012, 12:00am

    ... the BYD taxi in flames on the roadside a few minutes later. Numerous calls to BYD for comment went unanswered yesterday. The electric taxi and its occupants were incinerated, the report said. ...


    Posted Aug 29th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... than estimated in the Environmental Impact Assessment Report, costing an extra $428 million to handle. About 90 tonnes of soil concentrate were later incinerated. A total of 70 million cubic ...

  9. Shocking loss of life adds another grim chapter to the history of Hong Kong

    Posted Jul 11th 2003, 12:00am by Ravina Shamdasani

    ... restaurants and bars when, at the stroke of midnight, cheering turned to screams as people fell in the surging crowd, sparking panic. Before the Garley Building fire, 11 workers were incinerated when ...



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