Heavy metals found at the site of the proposed beach, such as chromium and lead, could pose health risks to swimmers. Photo: SCMP
Heavy metals found at the site of the proposed beach, such as chromium and lead, could pose health risks to swimmers. Photo: SCMP

Lung Mei beach found to be contaminated with heavy metals

Activists uncover government records showing there was a dumping site nearby, which they say makes it unsuitable for swimmers

Heavy metals found at the site of the proposed beach, such as chromium and lead, could pose health risks to swimmers. Photo: SCMP
Heavy metals found at the site of the proposed beach, such as chromium and lead, could pose health risks to swimmers. Photo: SCMP
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