Analyses | Environment and energy | 2020-05-04 | Sing Tao

Is water recycling a solution to tackle water scarcity in Hong Kong?



Dongjiang River is Hong Kong’s major source of water. However, the flow of Dongjiang has been gradually decreased because of climate change in recent years, raising concern over the stability of fresh water supply. A feasible approach to solve the problem is to replace part of the fresh water supply by reclaimed water.

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