BEC Business Transformation Theatre

Waste Charging: from Implementation Challenge to Waste Reduction Success

Day 1 : 14:50 – 15:40

Hong Kong is facing significant challenges in waste management, with high waste generation rates and limited landfill capacity. In this session, we will explore the landscape of waste charging implementation in Hong Kong after the enforcement of the MSW charging. We will invite corporates to share their practical approaches, discuss challenges, and identify enabling factors for waste reduction. Additionally, the session will explore the need for innovative solutions to handle increased recyclables resulting from waste charging.  

Learnings: 

  • Systematic and effective approaches to reducing wastage in various aspects of business operations. 
  • Key principles for businesses to mainstream circular economy practices in their operations. 
  • The potential positive impact of circular economy practices by businesses on the environment and society. 

Post-event Actions: 

  • Gain an understanding of the importance of integrating circular economy principles into business plans and sustainability strategies. 

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