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  1. 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 ...

  2. 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 ...

  3. 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, ...

  4. 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 ...

  5. 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 ...

  6. 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 ...

  7. 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 ...

  8. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Then & now: Rubble rousing

    Posted Dec 14th 2013, 10:28pm by Jason Wordie

    ... Gardens- now rubble in a landfill somewhere- everything I predicted in these pages over the past couple of years has come to pass. And no one involved in this sorry tale- no one- comes out ...

  9. Magazines - Post Magazine

    True grit: from Hollywood to the horrors of a Phnom Penh rubbish dump

    Posted Apr 05th 2014, 10:45pm by Tibor Krausz

    ... the Hollywood executive found himself standing ankle-deep in rubbish at Stung Meanchey's sprawling landfill. Before him, in a haze of toxic fumes and burning waste, were swarms of destitute ...

  10. Magazines - Post Magazine

    Laying waste

    Posted Dec 09th 2012, 12:00am

    ... With Hong Kong's landfills due to be full by 2018 and alternatives being thwarted by bureaucratic navel gazing, the time for trash talk has long passed. Stuart Heaver reports Last ... to start overflowing very soon. The fact is that Hongkongers produce a lot more rubbish than our neighbours and the EPD estimates that the first landfill site will be full in 2014, the other two ...




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