Waste

TOPSHOTS A worker activates an hydraulic...TOPSHOTS A worker activates an hydraulic press at a waste paper collection outlet in Hong Kong on September 25, 2013.  While the former British colony already recycles around half of its waste, its per capita generation of domestic waste remains significantly higher than other leading Asian cities, including Tokyo, Seoul and Taipei.

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A worker activates an hydraulic press at a waste paper collection outlet in Hong Kong on Wednesday. The former British colony already recycles about half of its waste, and its per capita generation of domestic waste remains significantly higher than other leading Asian cities, including Tokyo, Seoul and Taipei. Read more