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Green Initiative Item 13 – Eco-coffin and Eco-incense

With the Government actively promote the eco-funeral messages, TWGHs launched the first environmentally friendly paper coffin in Hong Kong and it was well received from the public. The Environment and Conservation Fund (ECF) relevant Vetting Subcommittee approved TWGHs promotional programmes for eco-coffin and eco-incense for further disseminate the environmental protection awareness in the traditional services to the public.

A series of promotional programmes have been commenced, which include an exhibition for promoting eco-coffin and eco-incense, leaflets and posters for introducing eco-coffin and eco-incense, DVD production for eco-funerals, and web site for promoting eco-rituals. Details of the work progress are as follows:

Promotional Programme Progress
Exhibition for promoting eco-coffin and eco-incense Completed
Leaflets and posters for introducing eco-coffin and eco-incense Completed
DVD production for eco-funerals Completed
Web site for promoting eco-rituals Completed


Exhibition for Promoting Eco-coffin and Eco-incense

TWGHs is one of the exhibitors of the Asia Senior Fair 2010 held at Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre from 13 to 15 May 2010. Environmental benefits and different types of eco-coffin and eco-incense, and different kinds of eco-funerals were introduced to the visitors. Green messages were delivered to about 28,000 visitors, nearly half of the registered funeral services on spot selected eco-coffins, and the exhibition was successfully completed.


Exhibition for Promoting Eco-coffin and Eco-incense

Exhibition for Promoting Eco-coffin and Eco-incense

Exhibition for Promoting Eco-coffin and Eco-incense

Exhibition for Promoting Eco-coffin and Eco-incense


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Promotion for Eco-coffin and Eco-incense

The leaflets for eco-coffin and eco-incense were distributed to the visitors of the Asia Senior Fair 2010, while the posters for eco-coffin and eco-incense were posted at TWGHs temples, elderly centres and funeral parlours.

Leaflet for Eco-coffin
Leaflet for Eco-coffin
Poster for Eco-coffin
Poster for Eco-coffin
Leaflet for Eco-incense
Leaflet for Eco-incense
Poster for Eco-incense
Poster for Eco-incense

DVD Production for Eco-funerals

The cover of DVD Production for Eco-funerals

It is to introduce the environmental benefits of eco-coffins and different types of eco-funerals and DVDs have been delivered to the elderly homes for promoting eco-coffins and eco-funerals. For details, please visit http://www.tungwah.org.hk/publish/green/TC/video/video.htm .



Web Site for Promoting Eco-rituals

Web Site for Promoting Eco-rituals

A web site for eco approach to enhance ritualistic and funeral services has been launched in May 2011 for introducing eco-incense, eco-coffins, eco-funeral and eco-furnace. For details, please visit http://green-ts.tungwahcsd.org/index_en.php .

 
 
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