Residents use plastic bags to carry food at a supermarket in Kowloon Tong. File photo: Yik Yeung -man
Residents use plastic bags to carry food at a supermarket in Kowloon Tong. File photo: Yik Yeung -man
SCMP Editorial
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It’s hardly a chore for Hongkongers to bring their own bags

  • Increasing the levy on plastic bags to HK$1 (US$0.13) is not meant as punishment, but rather a reminder that we can all do our bit to reduce waste and protect the environment

Residents use plastic bags to carry food at a supermarket in Kowloon Tong. File photo: Yik Yeung -man
Residents use plastic bags to carry food at a supermarket in Kowloon Tong. File photo: Yik Yeung -man
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