Under the new policy, drink bottles have to be rinsed before being thrown into recycling bins. Photo: Dickson Lee Under the new policy, drink bottles have to be rinsed before being thrown into recycling bins. Photo: Dickson Lee
Under the new policy, drink bottles have to be rinsed before being thrown into recycling bins. Photo: Dickson Lee

Will recycling only drink bottles and personal care products lead to more waste sent to Hong Kong landfills?

The government says it is more efficient to only recycle certain types of plastic and paper, given Beijing’s upcoming ban on imported waste.

Topic |   Hong Kong environmental issues
Under the new policy, drink bottles have to be rinsed before being thrown into recycling bins. Photo: Dickson Lee Under the new policy, drink bottles have to be rinsed before being thrown into recycling bins. Photo: Dickson Lee
Under the new policy, drink bottles have to be rinsed before being thrown into recycling bins. Photo: Dickson Lee
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