Construction of the government-funded Waste Electrical and Electronic Equipment Treatment and Recycling Facility (WEEETRF) commenced today (January 21). Photo shows the Secretary for the Environment, Mr Wong Kam-sing (centre); the Chief Executive Officer of Germany's ALBA Group, Dr Axel Schweitzer (right); and the Chairman of Integrated Waste Solutions Group Holdings Ltd, Mr Brian Cheng (left), jointly officiating at the ground-breaking ceremony for the WEEETRF at its construction site at the EcoPark in Tuen Mun. The joint venture ALBA Integrated Waste Solutions Hong Kong Ltd signed a contract in May last year for the design, construction and operation of the WEEETRF.