Hong Kong Air Pollutant Emission Inventory - Biomass Burning

Sectoral analysis for Biomass Burning

Emissions from Biomass Burning

Emissions from biomass burning accounted for less than 15% of the total local emissions of air pollutants in 2015. From 1997 to 2015, the area burnt due to biomass burning decreased by 83% and the emissions of FSP and RSP decreased by a similar extent.

The only contributing source in this sector is hill fires.