Volunteer officers from the Correctional Service Department make face masks at Lo Wu Correctional Institution in February 7. Photo: Handout Volunteer officers from the Correctional Service Department make face masks at Lo Wu Correctional Institution in February 7. Photo: Handout
Volunteer officers from the Correctional Service Department make face masks at Lo Wu Correctional Institution in February 7. Photo: Handout

Coronavirus: Hong Kong’s ombudsman calls for new guidelines on distribution and disposal of government-made face masks

  • Investigation started after claims that some expired government-made coverings were being sold in city’s markets
  • Findings reveal seven government departments all have different methods for disposal of old masks

Topic |   Coronavirus Hong Kong
Volunteer officers from the Correctional Service Department make face masks at Lo Wu Correctional Institution in February 7. Photo: Handout Volunteer officers from the Correctional Service Department make face masks at Lo Wu Correctional Institution in February 7. Photo: Handout
Volunteer officers from the Correctional Service Department make face masks at Lo Wu Correctional Institution in February 7. Photo: Handout
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