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#HKU Waste Reduction

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re Campaign aims to reduce on-campus solid waste to prep for implementation of Municipal Solid Waste Charging Policy and support the vision of Waste Blueprint for Hong Kong 2035 set out by the government.  

 Milestones on Waste Reduction
@HKU Campus

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Launch a campus-wide Single-use Plastic Free Campus Policy

- Plastic bottles of 1L or more, plastic straws and cutleries are banned from HKU campus and replaced by biodegradable or reusable options.

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A brand new recycling landmark re Kiosk to facilitate education and expand the types of recyclables collected on campus

Join EPD’s pilot scheme of Food Waste Collection

- Over 55 tons of food waste recycled in the 1st year from campus catering outlets

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Rebrand and reallocate all recycle bins to strategic locations to facilitate recycling

Landfill Management


Conduct a throughout waste audit and Municipal Solid Waste Charging (MSW) trial to prepare HKU community for the upcoming MSW Charging by the government

B.Y.O. Prize Quiz Result

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Thank you for participating in the B.Y.O. Prize Quiz!

Click here to review the answer to the quiz!

Congratulations to the winners!

Notification emails have been sent to each of the winners separately.

Past Events

  • B.Y.O. Prize Quiz
    B.Y.O. Prize Quiz
    Visit the B.Y.O. Info Page and complete a quiz!
  • Connect to Earth Day
    Connect to Earth Day
    A series of activity booths will be set up to present solutions in different aspects for reducing reliance on plastics in daily life. On-site repairing (pre-registration is needed)
  • Lunchbox Lending Programme
    Lunchbox Lending Programme
    Come to support us to reduce the uses of disposables and protect our environment!!



re Kiosk

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re Bin map

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Smart Bin

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Lunchbox Lending System

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Garbage Recycling

Recycling 101


Ditch Disposables 101

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