HAVING A GREENER EASTER – MAMASMART@Science Park

Urban Spring joined MAMASMART, a local market for family that promote green and healthy lifestyle, during Easter holiday on 15-16th April. It was encouraging to see many participants and bicyclers carry their own bottles and refill them from our water jars. We have saved 60 500ml plastic bottles during this 2-day event. In order to

SEEING WELL# COME TO LIFE – Showcasing Urban Spring’s First Initiative at the 2016 Inno Design Tech Expo

With our aspirations in sustainable solutions for reducing single-use plastic bottles going strong, Urban Spring proudly showcased our first initiative - Well# - at the 2016 Inno Design Tech Expo to Hong Kong people on December 1-3, 2016.   Organised by the Hong Kong Trade Development Council, the Inno Design Tech Expo prides itself in

OUR URBAN CITY RE-EXAMINED – Experiencing HK’s Walkability and Drinkability with Urban Spring’s HydroActive Walkshop

In Urban Spring, fresh ideas are always brewing. Aspiring to advocate sustainability and a plastic-free community, Urban Spring launched the ‘HydroActive Walkshop’ in 2016 for people to experience the challenges in getting free water around the city.     ECF Saint Too Canaan College, Walk 21 (a global leader in advocating city walkability and citizens’

PROMOTING A HEALTHIER SHATIN AND A GREENER WORLD Green Living Health Exhibition by AMSA

Urban Spring had the opportunity to support the Green Living Health exhibition hosted by Asian Medical Students’ Association (AMSA) in City One Shatin on 24th April, which aimed to promote healthy living to the local community. The event has successfully engaged a lot of participants, raising awareness in prevalent health issues such as physical inactivity

YOUNG INCUBATORS FOR URBAN SPRING 2016 Incubation Program by Pace HKUST

Over the week of 11th-17th April, Urban Spring collaborated with the Pan-Asian Collegiate Entrepreneurs to organise a University Talent Incubation Program for students seeking entrepreneurial experience. Students attended a week of workshops by notable guests including, Ada Yuen, the research and managing director of CoolGranite.com and Keith Tong, head of account servicing for Fimmick, before

CENTRAL DESERVES A BREATH OF FRESH AIR Urban Spring proudly sponsored the “Most Enthusiastic Participating School Award” in Airmazing Race 2016 by Clean Air Network

The Airmazing Race 6: Walk in Kaleidoscope, attracted over 2,500 racers in the past, has come to the 6th consecutive year! Urban Spring proudly sponsored the event this year, with over 300 secondary school students and working adults race in Sheung Wan and Central with a smart device while tackling various challenges in hidden spaces

12-13 YEARS OLD YOUNG ENTREPRENEURS ARE TELLING US HOW TO STOP PLASTIC BOTTLE WASTE IN HONG KONG Startmeup@KGV program

On 14th April 2016, Urban Spring took part in the Startmeup@KGV workshop with Year 9 students at King George V School in Hong Kong. Over 200 students attended to meet with entrepreneurs (including our very own Executive Director, Ada Yip) for their startup experiences. Urban Spring posed two groups of the students a challenge of

OASIS WITHIN THE CONCRETE JUNGLE Zero Carbon Inno-Day: Sustainable Living 2016

Hongkongers are buying 1,500,000 bottles of water everyday, which can fill up the Pokfulam Reservoir in 1 year. Only 1 out of 7 bottles are being recycled nowadays and our landfills are expected to be fully filled up in two years’ time. Is there an alternative solution to obtain safe-to-drink water? Is there an easier

BE A PART OF COLLECTIVE ENVIRONMENTAL INITIATIVES Sharing of real-life challenges and best practices at Nature Works Hong Kong

TNC launched their 2nd annual Nature Works Hong Kong program to help local youths translate their passion for the environment into student-led community Projects (www.natureworkshk.org). It is a full week of workshops where over 100 students working on projects along the themes of waste reduction, water conservation or other environmental topics. Urban Spring is honored