The common misconceptions about recycling in Hong Kong

Obviously, there are still many misconceptions when it comes to recycling. A few misconceptions mentioned in this article such as bio-degradable will decompose by itself in the landfill, all plastics can be recycled or the compostable plastic that is often mixed with regular plastic in the bin.

In cooperation with the Government, we have been striving to provide public education regarding recycling. We cannot do this alone, we invite corporations and NGOs to work with us. Together we shall quicken the process of this educational process and at the same time encouraging the general public to participate in recycling. Cornerstone Technologies has provided the avenues, we need you all to take the next step. You are welcome to talk to us.

Five Hong Kong Recycling Myths That Will Shock You

https://www.greenqueen.com.hk/recycling-myths-hong-kong/

Plastic Recycling has become a big issue in Hong Kong

The controversial reports that many times, the items dropped in the recycle bins ended up in landfills not only disappointed us but also discouraged many people to do the recycling. In the meantime, this report from SCMP showed how much PET plastic still didn’t get to be recycled.

RenatureChest machine of Recycle from Cornerstone Renewable is able to take in up to 1.5L  PET plastic bottles. We can also assure you that every single bottle taken in will be taken to be recycled into raw materials. We keep this promise, with the technology developed, our machine is able to scan each item put in, those that are not recyclable will be automatically rejected by the machine.  

Hong Kong staring at plastic waste crisis if workable recycling plan remains out of reach

https://amp.scmp.com/comment/letters/article/3091058/hong-kong-staring-plastic-waste-crisis-if-workable-recycling-plan

The high level of waste in Hong Kong

The increase in waste in Hong Kong is a worrying statistic. Latest figures estimate each HongKonger sends an average of 1.5kg municipal waste per day to the landfills. This calls for the attention of every single one of us to make a change.

Cornerstone Renewable Energy has been engaging various corporations and individuals to be involved in this movement to reduce municipal waste. Our RenatureChest machine enables a larger capacity and better-compressed system to recycle plastic bottles, cans and Tetra Paks. We will not stop here and continue to innovate additional machines that would be able to take in other recyclable wastes.

Environmental group warns of ‘dark period’ as Hong Kong waste hits the highest level since 1991

https://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/health-environment/article/3039304/environmental-group-warns-dark-period-hong-kong

Fear of change hindrances people from buying Electric Vehicle sooner

The article discusses how the fear of change is hindering people from purchasing an Electric Vehicle sooner than they should. Many times the fear is not realistic.

We understand, accepting change is not easy.

Cornerstone Technologies has invented chargers that are user-friendly. Not only that, but we have also made the process of getting chargers installed at your car park such a bliss! Feel free to talk to us on +852 6700 0047 to find out how easy it is to get your charger installed and you will soon find out how enjoyable it is using the user-friendly product from Cornerstone Technologies.

Question: Why Are People Resistant to Electric Cars? Answer: Fear × FUD

https://cleantechnica.com/2020/08/24/question-why-are-people-resistant-to-electric-cars-answer-fear-x-fud/

Electric Vehicles are cheaper than fuel combustion vehicles?

Consumer research has shown how EV owners are saving more from car maintenance expenses having owned an electric vehicle as compared to fuel combustion vehicles.

Another good news is, Charging from Cornerstone Technologies will help you save even more as our monthly subscription fee is value for money. It is hard to believe how much you will save paying for the charging usage as compared to the fuel expenses you have been spending!

It’s Official — Consumer Reports Confirms EV Owners Spend Half As Much On Maintenance

https://cleantechnica.com/2020/09/26/its-official-consumer-reports-confirms-ev-owners-spend-half-as-much-on-maintenance/

Get ready to be spoiled with EV car choices in 2021

The year 2021 is the year expected to be flooded with choices of new Electric Vehicles.

Cornerstone Technologies is always one step ahead, in anticipation for the needs of the market, we are offering a wide variety of EV chargers that will suit any car park you have and any car brand you plan to purchase or have purchased.

EVs Coming In 2021: The Year Of The Great Electric Car Launch Deluge

https://insideevs.com/reviews/445194/2021-new-electric-cars-confirmed-launch/

The $2Billion Subsidy Scheme to Build EV Charging Ready Carparks

The Hong Kong Government has launched the HK$2billion scheme to help private residential car parks to build EV charging infrastructure.

As a trusted company by both private and government sectors, Cornerstone Technologies has anticipated the needs of the Owners’ Corporations (OC) to apply for this scheme. Applying is only the first step, most importantly how the OC will be able to use the budget efficiently and effectively, this is where the expertise of Cornerstone Technologies comes in. With the ample experience under our sleeves, we have proven ourselves how we have been helping our customers.

Hong Kong government’s subsidy scheme for installing electric vehicle charging facilities officially launches

https://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/transport/article/3107410/hong-kong-governments-subsidy-scheme-installing-electric

A Very Effective Way to Manage Carparks with LPRS built in the EV chargers.

Recently, the Hong Kong Housing Society has declared how much they are at ease having the Licence Plate Recognition System (LPRS) in place at their car parks. It helps to avoid having non EV cars to be occupied at the EV charging car park bays.

Cornerstone Technologies is proud to be able to provide support for this solution for the Hong Kong Housing Society as well as other customers of ours. Our LPRS has been proven to be very effective to help car park operators in managing their parking space.

https://hk.on.cc/hk/bkn/cnt/news/20201022/bkn-20201022001024652-1022_00822_001.html

https://orientaldaily.on.cc/cnt/news/20201022/00176_060.html