The government this week released the Clean Air Plan for Hong Kong 2035, its first for eight years. Photo: May Tse The government this week released the Clean Air Plan for Hong Kong 2035, its first for eight years. Photo: May Tse
The government this week released the Clean Air Plan for Hong Kong 2035, its first for eight years. Photo: May Tse

Hong Kong’s urban design and international port status limit its ambitions for cleaner air, minister says in defence of new anti-pollution blueprint

  • Environment secretary defends new plan for tackling air pollution against criticism it lacks ambition, fails to set timeline for meeting WHO standards
  • Hong Kong this week set new goal to reachTokyo, Paris levels of air quality through measures such as promoting green transport, cleaner forms of energy

Topic |   Hong Kong air pollution
The government this week released the Clean Air Plan for Hong Kong 2035, its first for eight years. Photo: May Tse The government this week released the Clean Air Plan for Hong Kong 2035, its first for eight years. Photo: May Tse
The government this week released the Clean Air Plan for Hong Kong 2035, its first for eight years. Photo: May Tse
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