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Reduce Waste Recycle More - Earn 6X GREEN$ during GREEN@COMMUNITY Recycling Month

Hong Kong Standard 01 Dec 2022
Members of the public are encouraged to support waste separation and clean recycling to drive Hong Kong towards its aspirational carbon neutrality goal. This campaign is under the exclusive sponsorship of The Hong Kong Jockey Club (HKJC), as one of the many initiatives supported ...


Victoria Advocate 30 Nov 2022
CRDC Global is a disruptive and innovative building materials company that creates appreciating value from the world's plastic waste. Founded in 2018, the company has rapidly expanded operations in Costa Rica to the USA, South Africa, UK, Australia, Mexico, New Zealand, Hong Kong and Samoa with over 25 countries in development.

Wall Street is off to a wobbly start; crude oil prices rise

Montana Standard 29 Nov 2022
Hong Kong’s benchmark index jumped more than 5% overnight and other Asian markets also rose ... Hong Kong’s benchmark surged 5.2% and most other markets in Europe and Asia advanced ... Hong Kong’s Hang Seng closed at 18,204.68 while the Shanghai Composite index added 2.3% to 3,149.75.

China sends students home, police patrol to curb protests

Montana Standard 29 Nov 2022
Authorities have eased some controls after demonstrations in at least eight mainland cities and Hong Kong but maintained they would stick to a “zero-COVID” strategy that has confined millions of people to their homes for months at a time ... In Hong Kong, about a dozen people, mostly from the mainland, protested at a university.

Fully vaxxed students should be exempted from morning RATs, health expert says

Hong Kong Standard 24 Nov 2022
Speaking on a radio program on Thursday, the health expert said with Hong Kong having a high vaccination rate, authorities could reduce the plastic waste generated from RATs by targeting certain groups for the tests.

Fully vaxxed students should be exempt from morning RATs, health expert says

Hong Kong Standard 24 Nov 2022
Speaking on a radio program on Thursday, the health expert said that with Hong Kong's high vaccination rate, authorities could reduce the plastic waste generated from RATs by targeting specific groups for the tests.

Baguio is dedicated to nurturing a "Clean & Green” environment for the next generation

Hong Kong Standard 24 Nov 2022
For example, 6 local  recycling plants have been established, and a large number of smart recycling bins will be installed all over Hong Kong as waste collection points; it has also developed an iRecycle App that offers shopping rewards as incentives to motivate our citizens to engage in recycling waste.

COP27 should be Hong Kong’s call to climate action

South China Morning Post 24 Nov 2022
In addition to investment in green initiatives, Hong Kong ...

Sixty extra tons of plastic waste from RATs no big deal: Environment chief

Hong Kong Standard 23 Nov 2022
Hong Kong’s environment chief said the estimated 60 tons of rapid antigen test kits turned into waste each day would not put significant additional pressure on our landfills and the environment ... to the overall quantity of municipal solid waste Hong Kong disposed of each day.

HKU Partnership for Sustainability Leadership in Business Hosts Knowledge Primer 4

Vietnam News 21 Nov 2022
... into the potential of circular economy in the F&B industry, which is named one of the most wasteful industries in Hong Kong with respect to the amount of food waste produced and single-use plastic food and drink containers handed out by local F&B businesses every day.

K-pop group Super Junior dazzles Hong Kong, overseas fans in world tour concert, spearheading return ...

Korea Times 21 Nov 2022
Stressing that it was a "huge decision" as it was her first Super Junior concert, she said she would not have decided to come to Hong Kong if she had been coming from mainland China, which has stricter rules than Hong Kong ... "It is such waste of a chance for the promotion of Hong Kong.".

Tackling food waste will be Hong Kong’s next big challenge

South China Morning Post 16 Nov 2022
This is a problem, because food makes up a third of Hong ...

FoodSmart Conference and Expo for the Food and Beverage Trade 2022

Vietnam News 14 Nov 2022
HONG KONG SAR - Media OutReach - 14 November 2022 - FoodSmart Conference ... To improve the efficiency of local food waste management, we also work with Hong Kong Waste Association on the initiative of Source Separation and Collection of Food Waste for the Food & Beverage trade.

Business Environment Council Celebrates 30 Years of Environmental Excellence at BEC 30th Anniversary Ceremony

Hong Kong Standard 14 Nov 2022
Miss Wong pointed out that the Government has set forth four major decarbonisation strategies, namely net-zero electricity generation, energy saving and green buildings, green transport and waste reduction, to lead Hong Kong towards carbon neutrality.

Standard Club: Plan to make its operation more sustainable

SAFETY4SEA 10 Nov 2022
Promoting compliance with the Hong Kong Convention wherever possible ... to help both shipowners and ship suppliers comply with both the current EU Ship Recycling Regulations (EUSRR) and the Hong Kong Convention on Ship Recycling (HKC) where ratification is anticipated next year.

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