Urban population growth leads to the outward expansion of cities Landfills formerly situated in suburbs or more remote areas, could now be within the urban areas. So, the government has to incorporate the former landfills and surrounding areas into the layout plan. To protect the health of residents, and minimize the impact of closed landfills, most fast-developing cities have to deal with restoration and later maintenance of closed landfills.
Making the best use of valuable urban land resources
SUEZ is an expert in landfill restoration. We manage seven restored landfills in Hong Kong and have turned the former landfills back into urban green space or public recreation facilities. This helps Hong Kong make the best use of its valuable land resources.