DR. CHUNG, Shan Shan (鍾姍姍)


B.A., HKU; M.Env.St., University of Adelaide; Ph.D., HKPU

Assistant Professor at Department of Biology, Hong Kong Baptist University

Programme Director for the MSc in Environmental and Public Health Management

Rm. T703; (852) 3411-7741

Email: sschung@hkbu.edu.hk



  1. Field Assessment for the 5th - 9th Hong Kong Green School Award (2005-2011).

  2. A study to collect key information for reference in developing practicable options for a Municipal Solid Waste charging scheme (August 2007 - July 2008).

  3. The Problems and the Solutions to E-waste Generation and Disposal in Hong Kong, HKBU 2001-PPR-5 (April 2008 - March 2010).

  4. A study of the impacts of intensive diving tourism on the marine environment of Hong Kong, ECF project 9/2009 (June 2010 – December 2011).


Chung, S.S. and Zhang, C., An Evaluation of Legislative Measures on Electrical and Electronic Waste in the People’s Republic of China, Waste Management (in press).

Chung, S.S., Lau, W. K.Y. and Zhang, C., The Generation of and Control Measures for E-Waste in Hong Kong, Waste Management, v.31, pp. 544-554 (2011).

Chung, S.S., Lau, W. K.Y. and Zhang, C., “Measuring bulky waste arisings in Hong Kong”, Waste Management, v.30, pp.737-743 (2010).

Chung, S.S., “Projecting municipal solid waste: the case of Hong Kong SAR”, Resources, Conservation and Recycling, v.54, pp.759-768 (2010).

Chung, S.S., “Using plastic bag waste to assess the reliability of self-reported waste disposal data”, Waste Management, v.28, pp.2574-2584 (2008).

S.S. Chung and  M. Y. Leung, “The value-action gap in waste recycling: the case of undergraduates in Hong Kong”, Environmental Management, v.40, n.4, pp. 602-612 (2007).

S.S. Chung and C.W.H. Lo, forthcoming, “Local waste management constraints and waste administrators in China”, Waste Management, v.28, n.2, pp. 272-281 (2007).

S.S. Chung and C.W.H. Lo, “The roles of grassroots-level local government in sustainable waste management in China”, International Journal of Sustainable Development and World Ecology, v.14, n.2, April, pp.133-144 (2007).

S.S. Chung and C.W.H. Lo, forthcoming, “Waste management in Guangdong cities: the waste management literacy and waste reduction preferences of domestic waste generators”, Environmental Management, v.33, n.5, pp.692-711 (2004).

S.S. Chung and C.W.H. Lo, “Evaluating Sustainability in Waste Management: The Case of Construction and Demolition, Chemical and Clinical Wastes in Hong Kong”, Resource, Conservation & Recycling, v.37, pp.119-145 (2003).

S.S. Chung and C.S. Poon, “Accounting for the shortage of solid waste disposal facilities in Southern China”, Environmental Conservation, v.28, n.2, pp.99-103 (2001).

S.S. Chung & C.S. Poon, "Characterisation of municipal solid waste and its recyclable contents of Guangzhou", Waste Management and Research, v.19, pp.473-485 (2001).


Member, Waste Disposal Appeal Board Panel. Terms: 1st February, 2010 – 31st January, 2013.

Member, Appeal Tribunal Panel (in relation to s.45 of the Buildings Ordinance). Current terms 1st December 2009 – 30th November 2012.

Member, Technical Panel of the Green Label Scheme, Hong Kong Green Council, since 2009.