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  1. News - Hong Kong - POLICY ADDRESS

    HK$1 billion each for funds to boost recycling and reuse of old landfill sites

    Posted Jan 16th 2014, 07:11am by Cheung Chi Fai, FANNY FUNG

    ... boost for recyclers, old landfill sites Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying has vowed to pour HK$1 billion into a new fund to support recycling and tackle the looming waste crisis. Another HK$1 billion fund will help find new uses for 18 hectares of land at six closed landfills. Organisations such as sports associations and charities will be able to submit proposals for use of the sites. ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - POLICY ADDRESS

    Environment Secretary offers few details on long-term waste plans

    Posted Jan 18th 2014, 03:58am by CHEUNG CHI-FAI

    ... Cheung Chi-fai chifai.cheung@scmp.com Few details on long-term waste plans As environment officials struggle to force through the legislature plans for landfill expansion and a waste ... landfills. "[Planning] for the next 20 to 30 years, we will commission a study this year on where we can apply technologies … to minimise our dependence on landfills," Wong said at a press ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - POLICY ADDRESS

    Help for poor as Chief Executive reveals HK$10b spending spree in policy address

    Posted Jan 16th 2014, 07:11am by Gary Cheung, Jeffie Lam and Tony Cheung

    ... of Hong Kong's 18 districts to collect recycling items HK$1 billion earmarked to turn restored landfill sites into recreational areas Faster chargers for electric vehicles to replace the 100 ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - POLICY ADDRESS

    CY policy address focuses on increased housing and poverty fight

    Posted Jan 15th 2014, 11:14am by Lai Ying Kit

    ... address Environment The government will spend a total of HK$2 billion on better waste management and post landfill restoration plans. A HK$1 billion landfill restoration fund will be set up ... charities or green groups for them to implement their proposals. It is understood about seven landfill sites with a total area of 18 hectares have been shortlisted for the scheme. These sites ...



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