Air-conditioners provide needed comfort in Hong Kong's concrete jungle, but can drip on pedestrians below. Photo: K. Y. Cheng Air-conditioners provide needed comfort in Hong Kong's concrete jungle, but can drip on pedestrians below. Photo: K. Y. Cheng
Air-conditioners provide needed comfort in Hong Kong's concrete jungle, but can drip on pedestrians below. Photo: K. Y. Cheng

Little action taken on dripping air-cons

While complaints flood in, the official response is cool, yet academics warn the drip of grimy water is not only unpleasant but bad for health

Air-conditioners provide needed comfort in Hong Kong's concrete jungle, but can drip on pedestrians below. Photo: K. Y. Cheng Air-conditioners provide needed comfort in Hong Kong's concrete jungle, but can drip on pedestrians below. Photo: K. Y. Cheng
Air-conditioners provide needed comfort in Hong Kong's concrete jungle, but can drip on pedestrians below. Photo: K. Y. Cheng
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