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  1. Cleaners dump dead civet cat in landfill

    Posted Nov 23rd 2004, 12:00am by Clifford Lo

    ... Water Bay Road shortly after 2.30am yesterday. Cleaners from the Food and Environmental Hygiene Department were called in to pick up the animal. The body was taken to a landfill for disposal. ... gear, including masks and gloves. They should also spray disinfectants on a carcass before wrapping it in plastic and delivering it to a landfill for disposal. ...

  2. Blaze closes city's largest garbage-processing centre

    Posted Apr 04th 2009, 12:00am by Clifford Lo

    ... to be diverted to other stations or directly to landfills after the building was cordoned off for an investigation. But the Environmental Protection Department said the temporary closure did not affect ... it to landfills. It has the capacity to process up to 2,500 tonnes of waste a day, about one-fifth of the garbage dumped in landfills each day. ...

  3. Overloaded truck runs into police motorcyclist

    Posted Aug 13th 2009, 12:00am by Clifford Lo

    ... Bypass when the accident happened at about 10.25am. The truck, heading towards the Tseung Kwan O landfill, drove on to the elevated highway from the Kai Fuk Road slip-road and followed ...

  4. Thousands of trucks checked in crackdown on use of illegal fuel

    Posted Jun 18th 2005, 12:00am by Clifford Lo

    ... seized. Customs officers said one of the dump trucks' fuel tanks had been modified to allow it to carry illicit fuel oil. The 19 inspections stands have been erected at landfills, mud-dumping ...

  5. High-rise glass walls prove fatal for birds

    Posted Apr 21st 2005, 12:00am by Clifford Lo

    ... and covered with disinfectant before being transported to a landfill for disposal, a department spokeswoman said. Ng Cho-nam, vice-chairman of the bird watching society, said he believed the birds ...



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