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  1. Waste Land

    Posted Mar 13th 2011, 12:00am by Clarence Tsui

    ... Clarence Tsui Waste Land Directors: Lucy Walker, Joao Jardim and Karen Harley Set mostly in a gigantic Rio de Janeiro landfill, this Oscar-nominated documentary zeroes in on a project ... works on both levels. The former theme is served well by the filmmakers' vivid depiction of the sprawling mayhem of Jardim Gramacho, the world's biggest landfill, and the pickers' ...

  2. Disney invites landfill concerns

    Posted Aug 18th 2005, 12:00am by Andrew Sun

    ... it into a landfill or we can say 'Hello, e-Bay!' ...

  3. letters

    Posted Jan 30th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... and the methane gas produced by rotten food in landfills damages our planet. In Hong Kong restaurants, a lot of food is left over. Because of hygiene concerns, this food has to be thrown away. It's ... and it saddens me to think the leftovers will end up in landfills. A large percentage of food waste comes from buffets. If hotels and restaurants charged diners extra for what they do not eat, they might ...

  4. Elaborate press packs worth their weight in gold- but not green

    Posted Jul 10th 2008, 12:00am by Andrew Sun

    ... companies create really make more of an impression on our landfills than on most media writers' minds. Worst of all, the large book didn't even merit a story. So to all publicists, please, ...

  5. school news

    Posted Apr 04th 2011, 12:00am

    ... toys were transported to the landfill, some of us gasped: 'Oh, no!' It was a great film and I never felt such excitement watching a movie with my classmates. I hope we get more ...

  6. Are you environmentally friendly?

    Posted Oct 13th 2005, 12:00am by Judy Ngao

    ... is happening around the world, for example, forests being cut down and landfills overflowing. Match Poon Age: 20 Top tunes: Nelly I will try to put rubbish in the right recycling bin when I am ...

  7. Even warriors can't fight the counterfeiters

    Posted Jul 28th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... wind of the deception and closed the show last Thursday, dumping the forged figures in the back of a truck and sending them to be used as landfill, China Central Television reported. Visitors ...

  8. Chow's total recall triggers toy story

    Posted Dec 01st 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... in Beijing recently. Set in Ningbo, the sci-fi comedy is about an unemployed construction worker (Chow) who can't afford to buy a toy for his son, so he looks through a landfill and finds what ...

  9. letters

    Posted Jan 20th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... 3,310 tonnes of food every day, and it all ends up in landfills. There it rots, releasing harmful gases that cause global warming. It's happening wherever you look- even in schools, when ...

  10. Letters

    Posted Oct 02nd 2011, 12:00am

    ... in advance how much food they will actually need and so a lot of it is dumped in landfills. Now there are many different kinds of mooncakes and people are often keen to try them out. They find ...




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