Permanent Secretary for the Environment Maisie Cheng (left), Secretary for the Environment Mr Wong Kam-sing (centre), Department Director of Environmental Protection (Special Projects) Bruno Luk, at the launch of the˜Waste Blueprint for Hong Kong 2035. Photo: Jonathan Wong Permanent Secretary for the Environment Maisie Cheng (left), Secretary for the Environment Mr Wong Kam-sing (centre), Department Director of Environmental Protection (Special Projects) Bruno Luk, at the launch of the˜Waste Blueprint for Hong Kong 2035. Photo: Jonathan Wong
Permanent Secretary for the Environment Maisie Cheng (left), Secretary for the Environment Mr Wong Kam-sing (centre), Department Director of Environmental Protection (Special Projects) Bruno Luk, at the launch of the˜Waste Blueprint for Hong Kong 2035. Photo: Jonathan Wong

Hong Kong’s environment minister vows city will no longer need landfills by 2035, but green groups say little hope of meeting target

  • Secretary for the Environment Wong Kam-sing sets out goals in updated waste management blueprint
  • Green groups question target and question plans to build second incinerator when first one is not finished

Topic |   Hong Kong environmental issues
Permanent Secretary for the Environment Maisie Cheng (left), Secretary for the Environment Mr Wong Kam-sing (centre), Department Director of Environmental Protection (Special Projects) Bruno Luk, at the launch of the˜Waste Blueprint for Hong Kong 2035. Photo: Jonathan Wong Permanent Secretary for the Environment Maisie Cheng (left), Secretary for the Environment Mr Wong Kam-sing (centre), Department Director of Environmental Protection (Special Projects) Bruno Luk, at the launch of the˜Waste Blueprint for Hong Kong 2035. Photo: Jonathan Wong
Permanent Secretary for the Environment Maisie Cheng (left), Secretary for the Environment Mr Wong Kam-sing (centre), Department Director of Environmental Protection (Special Projects) Bruno Luk, at the launch of the˜Waste Blueprint for Hong Kong 2035. Photo: Jonathan Wong
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