Not many shoppers give a thought to their contribution to the city's ecological footprint, but a study says consumers have a major impact on the environment. Photo: Sam Tsang Not many shoppers give a thought to their contribution to the city's ecological footprint, but a study says consumers have a major impact on the environment. Photo: Sam Tsang
Not many shoppers give a thought to their contribution to the city's ecological footprint, but a study says consumers have a major impact on the environment. Photo: Sam Tsang

Hong Kong’s ‘ecological deficit’ dangerously high, say conservationists

Conservation groups warn that city's demand for resources is 150 times greater than supply and drastic changes are needed to avoid crisis

Not many shoppers give a thought to their contribution to the city's ecological footprint, but a study says consumers have a major impact on the environment. Photo: Sam Tsang Not many shoppers give a thought to their contribution to the city's ecological footprint, but a study says consumers have a major impact on the environment. Photo: Sam Tsang
Not many shoppers give a thought to their contribution to the city's ecological footprint, but a study says consumers have a major impact on the environment. Photo: Sam Tsang
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