The Environmental Protection Department has rated water quality at 21 beaches ‘good’, 17 ‘fair’ and one ‘poor’ for this weekend.
The Water Supplies Department has issued 3,888 certificates in the Quality Water Recognition Scheme for Buildings, an increase of 206 compared with last year.
The Environmental Protection Department records 22 pollution-related convictions in July.
The Environmental Protection Department has rated water quality at 25 beaches ‘good’ and 14 ‘fair’ for this weekend.
The Marine Department has held a seminar for local vessel owners, coxswains, boat operators and the public in Southern District to brief them on the new legal requirements concerning dark smoke emissions from vessels.
Secretary for the Environment KS Wong has opened the Zero Carbon Building Eco Home, urging the public to use energy-efficient appliances to reduce electricity consumption.
Food & Environmental Hygiene Department staff have stepped up anti-mosquito measures in Tuen Mun since the year’s third Japanese encephalitis case was reported on August 6.
The Environmental Protection Department will use roadside remote sensing equipment to spot vehicles with excessive emissions, starting from September 1.