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B.Y.O. Prize Quiz Answer

  • Recycle more
    More types of recyclables will be collected at the new kiosk, such as rechargeable batteries, and different types of plastics other than just bottles and beverage cartons
  • Easy quantification
    The recyclables collected by the kiosk can be evaluated easily so our campus is well prepared for the implementation of the Municipal Solid Waste Charging.
  • As an icon
    The re Kiosk will become the visual icon of HKU’s devotion to be a pioneer in promoting green living.
  • Facilitate waste reduction and recycling
    This large-scale, well-managed and user-friendly recycling site can facilitate waste reduction and recycling support for members of HKU , meaning everyone can contribute easily.
  • Education
    The iconic, all-rounded kiosk is more educative than the scattered recycling bins.

Question #1

Which of the following is the LARGEST constituent of municipal solid wastes disposed of in landfills of Hong Kong in 2022? 

 

A. Paper
B. Food Waste
C. Plastics
D. Metal

  • Recycle more
    More types of recyclables will be collected at the new kiosk, such as rechargeable batteries, and different types of plastics other than just bottles and beverage cartons
  • Easy quantification
    The recyclables collected by the kiosk can be evaluated easily so our campus is well prepared for the implementation of the Municipal Solid Waste Charging.
  • As an icon
    The re Kiosk will become the visual icon of HKU’s devotion to be a pioneer in promoting green living.
  • Facilitate waste reduction and recycling
    This large-scale, well-managed and user-friendly recycling site can facilitate waste reduction and recycling support for members of HKU , meaning everyone can contribute easily.
  • Education
    The iconic, all-rounded kiosk is more educative than the scattered recycling bins.

Question #2

Among the following single-use plastic products, which of them accounts for the largest proportion of plastic waste in 2022 in Hong Kong? 

 

A. Plastic bags
B. Plastic/foam tableware
C. Plastic bottles

  • Recycle more
    More types of recyclables will be collected at the new kiosk, such as rechargeable batteries, and different types of plastics other than just bottles and beverage cartons
  • Easy quantification
    The recyclables collected by the kiosk can be evaluated easily so our campus is well prepared for the implementation of the Municipal Solid Waste Charging.
  • As an icon
    The re Kiosk will become the visual icon of HKU’s devotion to be a pioneer in promoting green living.
  • Facilitate waste reduction and recycling
    This large-scale, well-managed and user-friendly recycling site can facilitate waste reduction and recycling support for members of HKU , meaning everyone can contribute easily.
  • Education
    The iconic, all-rounded kiosk is more educative than the scattered recycling bins.

Question #3

What does B.Y.O. stand for?

 

A. Buy Your Own
B. Bring Your Own
C. Borrow Your Own

  • Recycle more
    More types of recyclables will be collected at the new kiosk, such as rechargeable batteries, and different types of plastics other than just bottles and beverage cartons
  • Easy quantification
    The recyclables collected by the kiosk can be evaluated easily so our campus is well prepared for the implementation of the Municipal Solid Waste Charging.
  • As an icon
    The re Kiosk will become the visual icon of HKU’s devotion to be a pioneer in promoting green living.
  • Facilitate waste reduction and recycling
    This large-scale, well-managed and user-friendly recycling site can facilitate waste reduction and recycling support for members of HKU , meaning everyone can contribute easily.
  • Education
    The iconic, all-rounded kiosk is more educative than the scattered recycling bins.

Question #4

Among the following options, which of them has the LOWEST priority in waste management?

 

A. Reduce
B. Reuse/Upcycle
C. Recycle

  • Recycle more
    More types of recyclables will be collected at the new kiosk, such as rechargeable batteries, and different types of plastics other than just bottles and beverage cartons
  • Easy quantification
    The recyclables collected by the kiosk can be evaluated easily so our campus is well prepared for the implementation of the Municipal Solid Waste Charging.
  • As an icon
    The re Kiosk will become the visual icon of HKU’s devotion to be a pioneer in promoting green living.
  • Facilitate waste reduction and recycling
    This large-scale, well-managed and user-friendly recycling site can facilitate waste reduction and recycling support for members of HKU , meaning everyone can contribute easily.
  • Education
    The iconic, all-rounded kiosk is more educative than the scattered recycling bins.

Question #5

Where is the Reusable Lunchbox Lending System on HKU campus?

 

A. Outside Library
B. Outside the canteen at Chong Yuet Ming Amenities Centre
C. Outside Union Restaurant at Haking Wong Podium

  • Recycle more
    More types of recyclables will be collected at the new kiosk, such as rechargeable batteries, and different types of plastics other than just bottles and beverage cartons
  • Easy quantification
    The recyclables collected by the kiosk can be evaluated easily so our campus is well prepared for the implementation of the Municipal Solid Waste Charging.
  • As an icon
    The re Kiosk will become the visual icon of HKU’s devotion to be a pioneer in promoting green living.
  • Facilitate waste reduction and recycling
    This large-scale, well-managed and user-friendly recycling site can facilitate waste reduction and recycling support for members of HKU , meaning everyone can contribute easily.
  • Education
    The iconic, all-rounded kiosk is more educative than the scattered recycling bins.

Question #6

Which of the following(s) are the features of the Reusable Lunchbox Lending Machine?

 

(I) Free to use (deposit will be refunded after returning the lunchbox)

(II) Self-serve

(III) No need to wash the lunchbox (need to remove the food residue)

 

A. (I) only
B. (I) and (III)
C. All of the above

  • Recycle more
    More types of recyclables will be collected at the new kiosk, such as rechargeable batteries, and different types of plastics other than just bottles and beverage cartons
  • Easy quantification
    The recyclables collected by the kiosk can be evaluated easily so our campus is well prepared for the implementation of the Municipal Solid Waste Charging.
  • As an icon
    The re Kiosk will become the visual icon of HKU’s devotion to be a pioneer in promoting green living.
  • Facilitate waste reduction and recycling
    This large-scale, well-managed and user-friendly recycling site can facilitate waste reduction and recycling support for members of HKU , meaning everyone can contribute easily.
  • Education
    The iconic, all-rounded kiosk is more educative than the scattered recycling bins.

Question #7

Which of the following statement(s) is true about plastics?

 

(I) Plastics take a very long time (20 – 500 years) to decompose

(II) Microplastics can enter food chain

(III) Microplastics only affect marine organisms and human

A. (II) only
B. (I) and (II)

C. (I) and (III)
D. All of the above

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