Bottled drinks at a supermarket in Sheung Wan. Photo: Sam Tsang Bottled drinks at a supermarket in Sheung Wan. Photo: Sam Tsang
Bottled drinks at a supermarket in Sheung Wan. Photo: Sam Tsang

Refund for returning plastic bottles, levy for drink suppliers mulled in scheme to boost waste recycling in Hong Kong

  • Green groups welcome proposals outlined for a three-month public consultation, but some urge authorities to offer bigger refunds
  • Stores with retail floor areas over 200 square metres may also be asked to provide space for plastic bottle return and rebate redemption services

Topic |   Hong Kong environmental issues
Bottled drinks at a supermarket in Sheung Wan. Photo: Sam Tsang Bottled drinks at a supermarket in Sheung Wan. Photo: Sam Tsang
Bottled drinks at a supermarket in Sheung Wan. Photo: Sam Tsang
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