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  1. Magazines - Post Magazine

    Coast effective? The mammoth task of ridding Hong Kong's beaches of plastic rubbish

    Posted Oct 18th 2014, 10:47pm by Angie Bucu

    ... A widely held perception in Hong Kong is that whatever goes into a recycling bin will be thrown into a landfill along with all the other rubbish, but the EPD says plastic and other recyclable waste ...

  2. Magazines - Post Magazine

    Material world

    Posted Oct 11th 2014, 10:09pm by Jing Zhang

    ... of textile waste is produced annually and, in 2011, Hong Kong sent 79,000 tonnes to its landfills. Nieto, who started her organisation after founding a sustainability consultancy called Clownfish, ...

  3. Magazines - Post Magazine - FEATURE

    Portrait of an artiste

    Posted Sep 28th 2014, 09:15am by Vivienne Chow

    ... Bay and the Tseung Kwan O landfill, the popular beach and the stinking rubbish dump separated by only a thin hill. "It was quite tough to climb up the hill to take that photo," Chung ...

  4. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Rant: the lapsap of luxury

    Posted Jun 29th 2014, 12:47am by Mark Footer

    ... hands, numb to the routine, pluck them from the dispenser. No one bends down to retrieve the clean, dry paper. No one minds. But our landfills are overflowing and our resources are being eaten up ...

  5. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Then & now: dregs and the city

    Posted Jun 29th 2014, 12:47am by Jason Wordie

    ... These days, food waste ends up in landfills; three generations ago, leftovers filled the stomachs of those unable to afford anything better. Hong Kong's people were so impoverished they readily ...

  6. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Rant: rotten luck

    Posted Feb 15th 2014, 11:00pm by Olivia Rosenman

    ... Olivia Rosenman Olivia Rosenman Rotten luck An orchard's worth of ornamental citrus trees rotting in overflowing landfills couldn't be a worse way to start a new year. A local ... Christmas trees bought every year in the United States, 30 million end up in landfills. Call me a Grinch, but I find such reckless extravagance incomprehensible. The Year of the Horse didn't ...

  7. Magazines - Post Magazine - TRAVEL

    Travellers' checks

    Posted Jun 29th 2014, 12:47am by Adam Nebbs

    ... sets Remember the Westin Resort Macau? Located on what was Coloane, until landfill connected the island to Taipa, the Westin used to be the go-to resort for Hongkongers looking for a short, ...

  8. Magazines - Post Magazine - FASHION & BEAUTY

    The Dictator: on style, she rules

    Posted Apr 20th 2014, 12:36am by Sofia Suarez

    ... stuff ultimately destined for the landfills? Wrong. Educate yourself at www.redress.com.hk. Sustainability starts at home. First, do a wardrobe review to identify what works on you, and to shop ...

  9. Magazines - 48hrs - SEE/HEAR

    Arts preview: He Xingyou’s photo exhibition counts the price of progress

    Posted Feb 26th 2014, 10:35pm by Vanessa Yung

    ... landscapes, which He captured in places such as Fuxing town in his home city of Chongqing and Lanzhou in Gansu province. They cover everything from landfills to mountain digging and abandoned sites ...

  10. Magazines - Post Magazine - DESIGN

    Natural habitat

    Posted May 10th 2014, 10:39pm by CHARMAINE

    ... [reminiscent of] Hong Kong public toilets of the 60s and 70s," says Lee, laughing. Then there are two photographs of Smokey Mountain, a large landfill in the Philippines, that have special ...




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