It’s the slowest, most environmentally destructive and most expensive option.
Will cause permanent destruction of and damage to best fishing ground near Cheung Chau
Location is not suited to a large-scale, complicated industrial process: this will be among the world’s largest waste incinerators, needs extreme care to ensure that emissions are not harmful to health, including causing cancers
If toxic emissions are released, will spread across surrounding area, including over Lantau and to Kowloon and Tuen Mun
The artificial island and incinerator will form an eyesore in one of the most beautiful areas in HK.
Damage to tourism on Cheung Chau, and along south Lantau. Especially to recreational boating.
Contradicts government plan to designate this area for conservation and leisure tourism.
Shek Kwu Chau has fascinating land wildlife, including white-bellied sea-eagle, a unique snake species, rare lizard, high butterfly diversity. All could suffer from air pollution; disturbance may stop the eagles nesting.
Will kill globally endangered porpoises [rare, and cute]
More marine life will be killed