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  1. Magazines - Post Magazine - DESIGN

    Reclaimed and recycled wood cuts waste in family home refit

    Posted Jul 05th 2014, 11:25pm by Catherine Shaw

    ... Text K.Y. Cheng Recycled timber and steel, combined with bright colours, lend a vibrant integrity to an eco-friendly family abode Model of virtue Text Catherine Shaw / Styling David Roden / Photography K.Y. Cheng   For Reika and Sid Shetty, living well also means living responsibly. "I grew up in Tokyo where recycling is second nature," says Reika. "Renovation projects ...

    http://www.scmp.com/magazines/post-magazine/article/1544794/reclaimed-and-recycled-wood-cuts-waste-family-home-refit
  2. Business

    Car battery makers urge Beijing to bring in recycling rules

    Posted Jul 02nd 2014, 01:45am by

    ... Daniel Ren in Shanghai ren.wei@scmp.com Recycling rules urged for batteries on mainland Key players in the mainland's vehicle battery industry are urging the authorities to issue specific rules governing the recycling of batteries as a way to protect the environment and make the industry more sustainable. Kenneth Yeng, a vice-president and general manager of Johnson ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/article/1544553/car-battery-makers-urge-beijing-bring-recycling-rules
  3. Business - China Business - ENVIRONMENT

    Car battery makers urge Beijing to bring in recycling rules

    Posted Jul 01st 2014, 10:31am by Daniel Ren

    ... Daniel Ren in Shanghai ren.wei@scmp.com Recycling rules urged for batteries on mainland Key players in the mainland's vehicle battery industry are urging the authorities to issue specific rules governing the recycling of batteries as a way to protect the environment and make the industry more sustainable. Kenneth Yeng, a vice-president and general manager of Johnson ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/china-business/article/1544134/auto-battery-makers-urge-china-improve-regulation-over
  4. Comment - Letters

    Increased recycling only way to address waste problem

    Posted Jun 08th 2014, 05:28am by LETTERS

    ... Increased recycling only way to address waste problem On the one hand, we are told that our rubbish will start piling up without a new incinerator coupled with an increase in landfill ... of expanding the landfills, very little is mentioned about how else to tackle waste. There is neither political will to explore recycling of municipal, commercial and household waste nor the incentives ...

    http://www.scmp.com/comment/letters/article/1527609/increased-recycling-only-way-address-waste-problem
  5. Comment - Letters

    Hong Kong needs a sustainable disposal solution to tackle mounting waste

    Posted Jul 26th 2014, 05:01am by LETTERS

    ... disposal. This means the use of waste charging to reduce the amount of waste generated, and sorting the substantial amount of waste that can be recycled. Such a solution has worked in Denmark, Germany, Sweden, South Korea and Taiwan. Effective waste charging and recycling requires the development of an infrastructure to collect, sort and separate waste at source, to transport ...

    http://www.scmp.com/comment/letters/article/1559409/hong-kong-needs-sustainable-disposal-solution-tackle-mounting-waste
  6. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Lawmakers must back Hong Kong's own plant for recycling e-waste

    Posted May 20th 2014, 06:45pm by EDWIN LAU

    ... Edwin Lau Edwin Lau says it will ease pressure on landfills and protect public health Lawmakers must back recycling plant for e-waste Four years after the end of public consultations ... large-scale plant in Hong Kong to dismantle and recycle locally generated electronic waste. According to the government, Hong Kong produces 70,000 tonnes of electronic waste a year, 80 per cent ...

    http://www.scmp.com/comment/article/1516152/lawmakers-must-back-hong-kongs-own-plant-recycling-e-waste
  7. Comment - Letters

    Policy of recycling education and action needed to stem waste

    Posted May 11th 2014, 03:34am by LETTERS

    ... Policy of recycling education and action needed to stem waste Our waste has long been black-bagged and taken to landfills. A complete official silence exists on the different methods available to stop, separate and recycle waste. In effect a policy of "no recycling" is in place. Waste charging tests continue this silence, with no mention of the crucial recycling ...

    http://www.scmp.com/comment/letters/article/1509313/policy-recycling-education-and-action-needed-stem-waste
  8. Comment - Letters

    No comprehensive measures to sort and separate waste in Hong Kong

    Posted Jul 10th 2014, 04:33am by LETTERS

    ... it wants to build a mega incinerator. Competent waste management consists of sorting and separating recyclable and non-recyclable waste at source, then transporting the recyclables to recycling facilities and non-recyclables to waste-disposal facilities. The bureau has made no effort to ensure sorting or separating of waste; nor does it cooperate with the Food and Environmental Hygiene ...

    http://www.scmp.com/comment/letters/article/1550609/no-comprehensive-measures-sort-and-separate-waste-hong-kong
  9. News - China - YANGTZE BRIEFING

    Education is the best weapon in fighting public apathy over recycling

    Posted Apr 19th 2014, 03:26am by Alice Yan

    ... Alice Yan Efforts to engage households in recycling should start with teaching how to sort out the trash Education is key to dealing with Shanghai's rubbish woes When the Shanghai ... in recycling initiatives in the past, apparently content for officials to deal with the 7.36 million tonnes of waste that the city’s households generate every year. But that blissful disregard ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1487682/education-key-dealing-shanghais-rubbish-woes
  10. News - Hong Kong - ENVIRONMENT

    Recycling firms to get up to HK$5 million to divert waste from landfills

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

    ... Cheung Chi-fai chifai.cheung@scmp.com Recycling companies to receive grants to divert waste from landfills, but insiders say its success depends on how much filters down to workers Scheme gives firms up to HK$5 m to recycle rubbish Waste recyclers will be offered up to HK$5 million worth of grants for initiatives to boost their capacity and efficiency from a proposed HK$1 billion ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1474296/recycling-firms-get-hk5-million-divert-waste-landfills

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