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  8. Environmental Association Limited ISP-1920-17-003 (Project details)



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One-off Recycling Industry Anti-epidemic Scheme

Supporting Residential Buildings in Adopting Smart Bins Technology in Food Waste Collection and Recycling

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Project Details
Project Details
Reference No. ISP-1920-17-003
Applicants Environmental Association Limited
Project Targets

The project is a pilot scheme to improve recyclable quality and collection efficiency.
• Set up 23 smart recycling stations for recyclables in various residential communities:
– Heng Fa Chuen
– Nam Wa Po
– Mont Vert
– The Wonderland
– Tai Po Tau Tsuen
– HKFYG Youth Hostel PH2
• Smart bin technology: user identification, audio and video instructions, weight sensors, real-time data records, wireless communication with server
• Different compartments for various recyclables: food waste, metals, waste paper, plastic beverage bottles, other plastics, etc.
• Recyclables to be collected and passed to O∙PARK and local recyclers
• Target to recruit 4,000 users
• Organise promotion events at the residential communities
• Conduct user survey and data analysis 

Commencement Date 19-Oct-2020
Completion Date 18-May-2024
Project Duration (Months) 43
Approximate Approved Amount (HKD) $10,230,000
Type(s) of Recyclables Food waste, waste plastics, waste paper, waste metals, beverage cartons and batteries
Target Quantity Processed(1)(2)(3)(tonnes) 3,000

(1) Target quantity processed refers to the quantity of recyclables expected to be collected for the whole project.
(2) The figures are rounded to the nearest hundred.
(3) Some Industry Support Programmes aim to enhance the overall capability and productivity of the recycling industry, including providing training courses to enhance the skills of recycling practitioners, enhancing safety and health standards and certification/ registration schemes, developing guidelines and setting up economic incentive schemes, etc., and therefore no target quantity processed was set.