WPCO

(redirected from Water Pollution Control Ordinance)
AcronymDefinition
WPCOWater Pollution Control Ordinance (environmental protection; various locations)
WPCOWheeling Power Company
WPCOWall Plate Clean Out (plumbing)
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It was fined $8,000 by Fanling Magistrates' Courts today (February 6) for contravening the Water Pollution Control Ordinance (WPCO).
The Water Pollution Control Ordinance was enacted to control the pollution of territorial waters of the HKSAR.
The most important pieces of legislation are the Water Pollution Control Ordinance (176) and the Dumping at Sea Ordinance.
183) The average fine meted out for violating the Water Pollution Control Ordinance in 2000 was US$2,400.
186) These measures help to focus attention on sustainability initiatives and include various pollution control ordinances, such as the Water Pollution Control Ordinance (187) and international agreements, such as the Agreement on Subsidies and Countervailing Measures.
Laws of Hong Kong, Water Pollution Control Ordinance, ch.
Laws of Hong Kong, Water Pollution Control Ordinance Tolo Harbour and Channel Control Zone, ch.
Thirteen of the convictions were under the Air Pollution Control Ordinance, one was under the Dumping at Sea Ordinance, seven were under the Noise Control Ordinance, 18 were under the Waste Disposal Ordinance, and three were under the Water Pollution Control Ordinance.
The contractor of a construction site in Tuen Mun who illegally discharged wastewater into the communal storm drainage system was fined $12,000 by Fanling Magistrates' Courts today (August 15) for contravening the Water Pollution Control Ordinance (WPCO).
The contractor of the Liantang/Heung Yuen Wai Boundary Control Point Project in North District, who discharged untreated muddy water generated from tunnel boring works into the nearby river channel, violating the Water Pollution Control Ordinance (WPCO) licence conditions, was fined $8,000 by the Fanling Magistrates' Courts today (July 25) for contravening the Water Pollution Control (General) Regulations.