A worker unloads used plastic bottles for recycling at a plastic material factory in Wuhan, in central China’s Hubei province, in December 2010. With China becoming stricter about the kind of waste it will import for recycling, Hong Kong must find a more sustainable way to deal with its plastic waste. Photo: AFP A worker unloads used plastic bottles for recycling at a plastic material factory in Wuhan, in central China’s Hubei province, in December 2010. With China becoming stricter about the kind of waste it will import for recycling, Hong Kong must find a more sustainable way to deal with its plastic waste. Photo: AFP
A worker unloads used plastic bottles for recycling at a plastic material factory in Wuhan, in central China’s Hubei province, in December 2010. With China becoming stricter about the kind of waste it will import for recycling, Hong Kong must find a more sustainable way to deal with its plastic waste. Photo: AFP

Letters | Hong Kong’s war on plastics poised to get four times stronger

  • With more plastic bottles dumped every day, a new strategy developed by the ‘Drink Without Waste’ initiative will tackle the problem on four fronts

Topic |   Hong Kong environmental issues
A worker unloads used plastic bottles for recycling at a plastic material factory in Wuhan, in central China’s Hubei province, in December 2010. With China becoming stricter about the kind of waste it will import for recycling, Hong Kong must find a more sustainable way to deal with its plastic waste. Photo: AFP A worker unloads used plastic bottles for recycling at a plastic material factory in Wuhan, in central China’s Hubei province, in December 2010. With China becoming stricter about the kind of waste it will import for recycling, Hong Kong must find a more sustainable way to deal with its plastic waste. Photo: AFP
A worker unloads used plastic bottles for recycling at a plastic material factory in Wuhan, in central China’s Hubei province, in December 2010. With China becoming stricter about the kind of waste it will import for recycling, Hong Kong must find a more sustainable way to deal with its plastic waste. Photo: AFP
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