Jul 19, 2011, 12:48 PM
Mr. Tautlih Cheung, an environmentalist in Taiwan has informed the 2009 Taiwan Culture and Study Tour participants that the people of ROC are very much environmental-conscious.
The Scottish born environmentalist made these remarks on Monday August 10th 2009 during a seminar with the participants at Chien-Tan Overseas Youth Activity Centre in
According to him, people in
These comments by Professor Cheung, is of course, proven by the neatness of the environment in
He revealed that in
"Some people are even employed to stay at the dumping site to help separate the different kind of wastes, including food which is used to make fertiliser. Most companies here do prefer managing the wastes rather than pay fine," he stated.
He applauded the government and people of
He cited the NT$3000 (new
According to him, the country also formulated measures for the management of air pollution, prevention of facilities that go with fugitive particle pollutants from escaping stationary pollution sources.
ROC, he maintained, has also gone further to raise emission standards for new vehicles and other mobile pollution sources.
According to the environmentalist,
Mr. Cheung further added that