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2019-20 Natural Christmas Trees Recycling Programme

Natural Christmas Trees Recycling Programme Poster


The Environmental Protection Department (EPD) will collect natural Christmas trees (NCTs) after the Christmas holiday in 2019 and recycle suitable NCTs collected to various useful materials via a contractor in order to promote recycling of yard waste in the community and reduce yard waste disposal at landfills. Details of the services are as follows:

Collection Period: 3 to 6 January 2020 (total 4 days)

Central Collection Point Address Telephone Collection Time
EcoPark (Please refer to the Map below) 133, Lung Mun Road, Tuen Mun 9706 6549 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.

 

District Collection Points Address Telephone Collection Time
  1. Sha Tin Community Green Station
10 On Ping Street, Shek Mun 2285 9433 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
  1. Eastern Community Green Station
30 Oi Shun Road, Shau Kei Wan 2778 2330
  1. Kwun Tong Community Green Station
27 Sheung Yee Road, Kowloon Bay 2776 5700
  1. Yuen Long Community Green Station
65 Tin Wah Road, Tin Shui Wai 2617 0117
  1. Sham Shui Po Community Green Station
339 Tung Chau Street, Sham Shui Po 2522 4388
  1. Tuen Mun Community Green Station
9 Tuen Yee Street, Tuen Mun 2496 4288
  1. Kwai Tsing Community Green Station
12 Tam Kon Shan Road, Tsing Yi 3905 4840
  1. Tai Po Community Green Station
25 Dai Wah Street, Tai Po 3614 0598
  1. Apleichau Municipal Services Building Refuse Collection Point
Apleichau Municipal Services Building, No. 8 Hung Shing Street, Apleichau Not applicable 7:00 a.m. to 9:30 p.m.
  1. Arbuthnot Road Refuse Collection Point
Junction of Arbuthnot Road & Caine Road, Central 6:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
  1. Paterson Street Refuse Collection Point
Junction of Paterson Street & Gloucester Road 6:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.
  1. Sai Yee Street (Flower Market Road) Refuse Collection Point
188 Sai Yee Street 6:30 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.

 

Location Map of EcoPark Central Collection Point

 

Members of the public can deliver their NCTs to the central collection point (CCP) or district collection points within the collection time listed above, while the commercial and industrial (C&I) organisations can only deliver their NCTs direct to the CCP. If the member of the public and C&I organisations still have a need to recycle the NCTs from 7 to 18 January 2020, they should make appointment with the EPD’s contractor (telephone no.: 9706 6549) prior to the delivery of the NCTs to the CCP.

An e-certificate will be issued to the participants who deliver the NCTs to the CCP or the Community Green Stations (CGS) for recycling so as to recognise their support to environmental conservation. They will also receive a gift for delivering the NCTs to the CGS while stock lasts. Please note that the district collection points will neither receive NCTs heighted above 2 metres nor from the C&I organisations.

Recycling Tips

  1. This recycling service is limited to the NCTs only. We encourage the public to replant other small potted plants (such as Poinsettia) and keep artificial Christmas trees and other festive decorations for reuse in order to reduce waste and conserve resources.
  2. Prior to delivering the NCTs, please remove the bottom stands and all lightings, decorations and tapes etc. to facilitate subsequent recycling processes.

Post Duration: 

Wednesday, December 4, 2019 to Saturday, January 18, 2020