Students empowered to take lead in green initiatives for schools and communities

Students empowered to take lead in green initiatives for schools and communities

Taking a non-confrontational approach to environmental advocacy, Nature Conservancy protects the environment by creating further incentives on top of existing government policies for schools and…

Reportage: EU envoy leads beach cleaning campaign in Hong Kong

Reportage: EU envoy leads beach cleaning campaign in Hong Kong

Some 900 kg of waste were removed from Rocky Bay Beach by over 100 volunteers and diplomats. (Photo credits: European Union Office to Hong Kong…

From ripples to waves: Changing the unsustainable trajectory of Hong Kong’s freshwater use

From ripples to waves: Changing the unsustainable trajectory of Hong Kong’s freshwater use

Though a drought is not near, Hong Kong’s lack of action regarding its wasteful use of water will leave it treading if a crisis strikes…

Do not underestimate indoor pollution exposure, think tank warns

Do not underestimate indoor pollution exposure, think tank warns

Government index fails to measure indoor pollutants which can be as lethal as their outdoor counterparts. Photo: Zhi Ning (left) and Simon Ng (right) discuss…

Businesses take initiative in creating circular economy

Businesses take initiative in creating circular economy

Waste and supply chain managements are among the topics highlighted by international and local policy influencers. Photo: Richard Lancaster (Credit: BEC)

Go Green: Business group sketches low carbon future for community

Go Green: Business group sketches low carbon future for community

Workshops and trainings targeting major carbon-emitting sectors will be first organised to meet a 2°C target. Photo: From left – Maya De Souza, Senior Manager of…

Climate change – hit hard, early and often

Climate change – hit hard, early and often

Ulrich Boettger, Director of BASF Hong Kong, lays out a plan for how one company aims to aggressively combat man-made climate change. Photo credit: Chris…

How to Achieve over US$3.5bn in Environmental Savings Annually from Scaling up Two Sustainable Plastic Programmes

How to Achieve over US$3.5bn in Environmental Savings Annually from Scaling up Two Sustainable Plastic Programmes

Last week’s Plasticity Forum in Shanghai brought together over 20 global experts to speak about plastic sustainability, and the opportunities that can be created from…

Death on the high seas:  Coral destruction in Hoi Ha triggered by TPB

Death on the high seas: Coral destruction in Hoi Ha triggered by TPB

The corals in Hoi Ha Wan Marine Parkare under attack. Over the past two months around a quarter of the reef areas have been wiped…

Reportage: Bright Hong Kong promotes Green Hong Kong

Reportage: Bright Hong Kong promotes Green Hong Kong

Photo (provided by Bright Hong Kong): Undersecretary for the Environment Christine Loh (form left), Founder and Director of Bright Hong Kong Germán Muñoz, and Mark…