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  1. News - Hong Kong - ENVIRONMENT

    New plan for Tuen Mun landfill extension fails to satisfy councillors

    Posted Sep 18th 2014, 04:22am by CHEUNG CHI-FAI

    ... "substantial" land within the proposed extension area. Wong said scaling down the size would make the extension similar to proposed expansions at the other two tips, in Ta Kwu Ling and Tseung Kwan O. He ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - ENVIRONMENT

    Damaged liner caused Ta Kwu Ling landfill leak, but no pollution

    Posted Sep 02nd 2013, 12:00am by NG KANG-CHUNG

    ... Ng Kang-chung Kc.ng@scmp.com Damaged liner caused leak, but no pollution Heavy rain loosened the foundation of a temporary leachate pool and its waterproof liner gave way, causing an unprecedented leak in the Ta Kwu Ling landfill in late July, according to an Environmental Protection Department probe. Department deputy director Tse Chin-wan said the leak was caused ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - ENVIRONMENT

    Ta Kwu Ling landfill waste leaks into nearby rivers

    Posted Aug 29th 2013, 12:00am by CHEUNG CHI-FAI

    ... Cheung Chi-fai chifai.cheung@scmp.com The effluent from Ta Kwu Ling rubbish dump is likely to contain a high level of ammonia which is harmful to soil and crops, expert says ... by farmers to irrigate their crops. The leak at the Ta Kwu Ling landfill, discovered last month, was disclosed by the government yesterday amid complaints it had hidden the news from the public ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - ENVIRONMENT

    Decision on Hong Kong’s ‘last resort’ landfill, incinerator plans put on hold again

    Posted May 07th 2014, 01:14pm by CHEUNG CHI-FAI

    ... Subcommittee chairman Lo Wai-kwok then decided to adjourn the meeting until Tuesday. Wong said his proposals- including other landfill extensions in Tuen Mun and Ta Kwu Ling- were not only ... Ling extension. Both have yet to be approved by the Finance Committee. The government intends to table requests for the final funding for the Tuen Mun study and the Ta Kwu Ling extension ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - ENVIRONMENT

    Funding request for HK$18b Shek Kwu Chau incinerator gets go-ahead

    Posted May 27th 2014, 12:37pm by CHEUNG CHI-FAI

    ... in an attempt to filibuster controversial plans for an incinerator. Funding requests for the incinerator at Shek Kwu Chau, extensions to the Tseung Kwan O and Ta Kwu Ling landfills and a feasibility ...

  6. News - China - ENVIRONMENT

    Agriculture feels the choke as China smog starts to foster disastrous conditions

    Posted Feb 25th 2014, 09:57am by STEPHEN CHEN

    ... with one under smoggy conditions and the other under blue sky. Such experimental challenges must be overcome to produce convincing results for official estimates." Meng Jihua, associate ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - ENVIRONMENT

    Lawmakers split over controversial HK$20b waste landfill and incinerator plans

    Posted Apr 16th 2014, 03:09pm by CHEUNG CHI-FAI

    ... from the Tseung Kwan O landfill to the proposed organic waste treatment centres- and not dump it in the landfills at Tuen Mun, which lies in his constituency, and Ta Kwu Ling in North District. ... of its landfills and now landfill waste was stacked up to a height of 100 metres at the Tseung Kwan O site. The committee has previously approved the HK$7 billion Ta Kwu Ling extension ...

  8. News - Hong Kong - ENVIRONMENT

    Second incinerator is not a burning issue: environment secretary Wong Kam-sing

    Posted Apr 11th 2014, 04:40am by CHEUNG CHI-FAI

    ... Kwan O has been opposed by residents who say it would cause a nuisance to them and the environment. There are also plans to extend the landfills in Tuen Mun, and Ta Kwu Ling. Lawmakers so far ...

  9. News - Hong Kong - ENVIRONMENT

    Walkout chaos at council over Tuen Mun dump extension plan

    Posted Apr 25th 2014, 02:15pm by Tanna Chong, SHIRLEY ZHAO

    ... It is necessary and urgent to build these infrastructures." The government is facing strong opposition to its proposal to expand the Tuen Mun, Tseung Kwan O and Ta Kwu Ling tips until a planned ...

  10. News - Hong Kong - ENVIRONMENT

    Exempt those living near landfills from rubbish fee, says Exco's Bernard Chan

    Posted Mar 23rd 2014, 04:47am by Stuart Lau

    ... O and Ta Kwu Ling will be full by 2019, but the Legislative Council's environmental affairs panel has so far declined to endorse its expansion plans. The Sustainable Development Council ...




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