To encourage members of the public to vote in the District Election, the Environmental Protection Department (EPD) will launch the "District Selection Bonus Reward" on 12 December, the day before the polling day (Saturday) and the 9th day after the polling day (Monday), under which GREEN$ members who recycle at the "GREEN" Community Recycling Network during the promotion period will be entitled to extra GREEN$ points of 11,0 GREEN$ points for a one-off collection of not less than 5.1 kg of designated recyclables.
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EPD launches District Election Bonus Prizes to encourage public to vote (EPD website)
The Chief Executive, Mr John Lee, announced on 11 November that the "District Selection Fun Day" will be launched on 28 December, in addition to the "Building a Better Community Carnival" in the West Kowloon Cultural District, the Leisure and Cultural Services Department will organise the "District Fun Carnival" with sports elements and games at six outdoor venues, and will organise the "District Selection into the Community" exhibition at Yau Tong Domain, a mobile game booth at the Tung Chung Town Administration Building, and three publicity vehicles will be parked in Wong Tai Sin, Tai Po and Wan Chai as mobile resource centres. In addition, free admission to paid exhibitions at the Hong Kong Science Museum, the Hong Kong Space Museum, the Hong Kong Museum of Art, and the Hong Kong Wetland Park will be provided free of charge.
Lee also said on the same day that members of the public can get extra Green Reward points by going to the Green Community Recycling Network on the 9th to recycle.
Extra points will be awarded for 8 types of designated recyclables
According to the authorities, on the eve of the polling day on the 9th, the day after the polling day on the 11th, members of the public will go to the "Green Zone" community recycling network of the Environmental Protection Department to provide 8 types of designated recyclables, including waste paper, metals, plastics, glass bottles, small electrical appliances, fluorescent lamps and fluorescent tubes, rechargeable batteries and cardboard beverage cartons, but excluding four electrical appliances and one brain, and the recyclables of at least 0.5kg will be awarded an extra 1210 GREENs.
During the promotion period, GREENGREEN members can visit any "Recycling Station", "Recycling Convenience Point", "Recycling Mobile Point" or "Smart Recycling Bin" in Hong Kong, and the extra bonus points will be credited directly to the member's GREEN$ account within 3 days. Each member can only earn bonus points once.
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