The next monthly Sai Kung recycling event in Man Yee square is on Saturday, November 3rd from 10am-12:30pm. It will again be located in the corner near the wet market, between Takka Fusion and The Conservatory.
Volunteers are welcome to come at 11:55 to help collect polyfoam boxes (gloves and box cutters are helpful but not required) or 12:15 to help transport the recyclables. Please comment or PM the organizers if you can help out (Carol Biddell and Carol Ho).
⭐️Nam Wai village will also hold their recycling event from 9:30-11:30.⭐️
•Paper will NOT be accepted. Please bring it to the pink truck by the Temple car park or the other trucks noted in photos.
Please bring your:
•CLEAN plastic (see photo for which type will be accepted (outlined in green));
•CLEAN glass (with lids for others to reuse, or to recycle);
•CLEAN poly foam (see photo);
•CLEAN and cut tetrapaks (with spout removed, cleaned, and flattened - see video) and drink cartons (please separate those with metal lining from those with white lining), see also https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=TEudQkVvd50&feature=youtu.be ;
and batteries (both rechargeable AND non-rechargeable) and cd’s.
We’ll also take any large plastic bags off your hands to put the plastic in as per the request of the recycling company.
Thanks so much!
提提大家♻️ #西貢不是垃圾站 又嚟啦！
🤔點解呀？現在香港本地是未有回收商會收tetrapak的。因此，我們義工計劃將紙包飲品盒Upcycle, 剪成條狀再做手織收納籃，現在仍屬物料收集階段。盼這社區實驗能成為tetrapak 在香港回收的其中一個出路，更希望有一天tetrapak能在本地回收循環再造。