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  1. News - Hong Kong - ENVIRONMENT

    Occupy Central protesters face health risk as pollution alert raised in city

    Posted Oct 01st 2014, 03:46am by Olga Wong and Chris Lau

    ... Olga Wong and Chris Lau After the pepper spray, protesters face pollution Pepper spray aside, Occupy Central protesters could be facing a health risk from air pollution by remaining out ... recorded at the same time the previous day. In Central, the level almost tripled from 57mcg to 167mcg, and in Mong Kok the level increased from 32mcg to 145mcg. Meanwhile, the Observatory said ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1604875/occupy-central-protesters-face-health-risk-pollution-alert-raised
  2. News - Hong Kong - ENVIRONMENT

    Lamma islanders warned over pile of waste they cleared from beach

    Posted Nov 02nd 2014, 06:08am by Lana Lam

    ... Lana Lam lana.lam@scmp.com Islanders rapped for waste pile from beach clean-up Far from the heart of Occupy Central, one woman is battling the government bureaucracy over accusations ... she said. So she decided to take matters into her own hands. "We've occupied the beach with love and peace," she said, in a nod to the official name of the Occupy Central ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1630196/lamma-islanders-warned-over-pile-waste-they-cleared-beach
  3. Lifestyle - Books - ENVIRONMENT

    Book review: Meltdown in Tibet, by Michael Buckley

    Posted Nov 15th 2014, 08:16pm by BEN RICHARDSON

    ... Ben Richardson Meltdown in Tibet by Michael Buckley Palgrave Macmillan Tonle Sap lake in central Cambodia acts as a giant overflow for the Mekong River. When monsoon floods submerge ... point to take photographs during a 2010 visit to Lhasa: "I find these perches occupied by men in full military regalia, with binoculars- and guns- trained on the Jokhang [Temple] ...

    http://www.scmp.com/lifestyle/books/article/1639630/book-review-meltdown-tibet-michael-buckley
  4. News - Hong Kong - ENVIRONMENT

    US architect's recycling centre plan may help solve Hong Kong's waste woes

    Posted Oct 20th 2014, 06:37am by CHEUNG CHI-FAI

    ... in a design competition on the Central Police Station compound. He has sent his concept to Environment Secretary Wong Kam-sing, who has been searching for suitable sites to locate what his bureau ... jurisdiction. There are also 159 off-street refuse collection points across the city. Schmidt said the refuse collection station next to Southorn Playground in Wan Chai, which occupies an area of 267 ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1620082/us-architects-recycling-centre-plan-may-help-solve-hong-kongs-waste
  5. News - China - ENVIRONMENT

    China's 'eco-cities' struggle for traction

    Posted Apr 15th 2014, 09:37pm by GDN

    ... it sounded like paradise. Last year, he moved into an inexpensive flat in one of the city's half-occupied apartment blocks. As a freelance translator, he doesn't mind that most employers ... in a sun-drenched front lobby more befitting a wealthy technology start-up than an educational institution. Xu said tuition of about 400 yuan (HK$500) a month was less than half that in central Tianjin. ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1483122/chinas-eco-cities-struggle-traction
  6. News - Hong Kong - ENVIRONMENT

    Victoria Park to shrink as traffic flow trumps trees

    Posted Aug 12th 2013, 12:00am by Joyce Ng

    ... Joyce Ng joyce.ng@scmp.com Slip road for new Central-Wan Chai Bypass will reduce space, facilities and greenery, and seems to have escaped district councillors' notice Victoria Park to shrink as traffic flow trumps trees A slip road for a new highway linking Central and Wan Chai is set to cut through Victoria Park, reducing its size by 20,000 square feet and stripping it of 350 ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1295981/victoria-park-shrink-traffic-flow-trumps-trees

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