|Officials in HCM City’s District 7 receive litter bins donated by the Phú Mỹ Hưng Development Corporation earlier this week. – Photo courtesy of Phú Mỹ Hưng.|Viet Nam News
HCM CITY — Phú Mỹ Hưng Development Corporation has donated 256 litter bins for public use to District 7 authorities.
The urban developer said this was its contribution to the city’s plans to reduce pollution and install more litter bins and raise public awareness of keeping streets clean.
The bins have a separate compartment for organic wastes.
Lê Hoà Bình, chairman of the District 7 People’s Committee, said the district is working on plans to distribute the bins efficiently to enable people to use them.
Nguyễn Thị Thanh Mỹ, deputy director of city Department of Natural Resources and Environment, commended the effort of Phú Mỹ Hưng Development Corporation and other companies in helping the city instal facilities such as public restrooms and garbage cans.
She also hoped the businesses would continue to support the city in making the streets cleaner. — VNS