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  1. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    To get government moving again, both sides have to give

    Posted Jul 10th 2014, 04:33am by SCMP Editorial

    ... for the underprivileged, landfill expansion, hospital renovations and the creation of a new bureau for innovation and technology. The multibillion-dollar projects have a direct impact on people's livelihoods ...

  2. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    Fund charities to tackle waste

    Posted Oct 23rd 2013, 01:17am by SCMP Editorial

    ... difficult. It has been estimated that as many as 540 tonnes of edible food might be discarded into landfills each year if the participating groups stop their work. A million impoverished people ... of the overall waste management strategy, which targets a 40 per cent cut in municipal waste by 2020. As food waste takes up about 40 per cent of the space in landfills, it makes sense to curb wastage ...

  3. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    Decide quickly on waste charging

    Posted Oct 06th 2013, 12:00am by SCMP Editorial

    ... With 9,000 tonnes of refuse dumped every day, our landfills are fast filling up. Unless decisive action is taken, and soon, the situation is not sustainable. Yet another public consultation has been ...



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