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Sha Tin river bacteria levels 1,300 times gov’t standard – report

Water tests have shown that level of E. coli bacteria in the Shing Mun River are 1,300 times higher than Environmental Protection Department (EPD) standards. Sha Tin District Councillor Scarlett Pong Oi-lan hired a private laboratory in mid-December to conduct the tests, which have revealed that water acidity and suspended solid levels are three times the official standard, Apple Daily reported. The […]