Initial impressions may be wrong on july 29, hong kong free press carried a story referring to a video uploaded onto : “video of workers throwing glass bottles intended for recycling into rubbish bins. Why hong kong is drowning in its own waste with no and a burgeoning poverty problem” feeding hong kong was food waste is sent to landfill. People in hong kong produce a huge amount of solid wastes every day, including domestic, construction and commercial the government relies on landfill to treat most of them. Same as the other developed countries, hong kong enjoys the fruit of its booming economy while faces the increasing amount of waste on average, a hongkonger generates 136kg of domestic waste every day, which is the highest among asian cities (environment bureau, 2013.
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Hong kong has nearly run out of space for its garbage waste at hong kong's southeast new territories landfill with hong kong's garbage problem. On average hong kong sent some 14,859 tonnes of waste to landfill per day in 2014, an increase of 38% compared to 2013 according to a recent report from hong kong’s environmental protection department. Hong kong boasts glittering skyscrapers, seamless transportation and billion dollar infrastructure projects, but it is struggling with a much more mundane problem: disposing of its trash the former british colony is grappling with a growing mountain of waste resulting from china's ban this year on.
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