The West New Territories landfill in Nim Wan, Tuen Mun. Photo: Edward Wong The West New Territories landfill in Nim Wan, Tuen Mun. Photo: Edward Wong
The West New Territories landfill in Nim Wan, Tuen Mun. Photo: Edward Wong
Environment

Hong Kong fails to meet midterm waste reduction target, with per capita waste production rising since 2013

  • Though domestic waste fell annually by 1.0 per cent, commercial and industrial waste contributed to the increase
  • The government is pinning its hopes on the forthcoming waste charge to cut output but critics say it needs to do a lot more to show it can deal with the problem

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The West New Territories landfill in Nim Wan, Tuen Mun. Photo: Edward Wong The West New Territories landfill in Nim Wan, Tuen Mun. Photo: Edward Wong
The West New Territories landfill in Nim Wan, Tuen Mun. Photo: Edward Wong
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