Speaker: Representatives from EcoPark, YOT EcoPark Plastic Resources Recycling Centre, St. James' Settlement "WEEE GO GREEN" and Champway Technology Ltd.
9:00am – Gathering at Kowloon Tong MTR Station (at Junction of Kent Road and Somerset Road)
1:00pm – Dismiss at Kowloon Tong MTR Station (at Junction of Kent Road and Somerset Road)
(Successful registration will receive details of the visit.)
EcoPark, one of the waste management facilities of the Environmental Protection Department, is located in Lung Mun Road, Tuen Mun with a site area of 20 ha. It is developed in two phases and provides a total of 14 ha of land for occupation by the recycling industry. http://www.ecopark.com.hk/files/ecopark/EcoPark-leaflet.pdf The EcoPark provides affordable and long term land for use by the recycling and environmental industry to encourage investment in advanced and cost-effective technologies.
The programme of this visit will include visiting the visitor centre of EcoPark and three of its tenants: YOT EcoPark Plastic Resources Recycling Centre - recycling of waste plastics; St. James' Settlement "WEEE GO GREEN" - processing of waste electrical appliances; and Champway Technology Ltd. - recycling of waste cooking oil, restaurant waste (oil, grease trap) to biodiesel.