Members of green groups urge the Hong Kong government to ban disposable plastic tableware by 2025. Photo: Dickson Lee Members of green groups urge the Hong Kong government to ban disposable plastic tableware by 2025. Photo: Dickson Lee
Members of green groups urge the Hong Kong government to ban disposable plastic tableware by 2025. Photo: Dickson Lee

Ban all plastic cutlery by 2025, green groups urge, calling for Hong Kong to speed up legislation

  • Investigation by 10 environmental organisations shows only 48 per cent of disposable plastic tableware from city’s major fast-food chains is covered by ban
  • Greenpeace campaigner Leanne Tam says it is ‘not difficult at all’ to kick-start phase one, which does not need four years to implement

Topic |   Hong Kong environmental issues
Members of green groups urge the Hong Kong government to ban disposable plastic tableware by 2025. Photo: Dickson Lee Members of green groups urge the Hong Kong government to ban disposable plastic tableware by 2025. Photo: Dickson Lee
Members of green groups urge the Hong Kong government to ban disposable plastic tableware by 2025. Photo: Dickson Lee
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