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  1. News - China - ENVIRONMENT

    China to test new smog-busting drone to help clear polluted skies

    Posted Mar 05th 2014, 02:49pm by DARREN WEE

    ... 15 per cent of China blanketed in heavy smog The mainland has used aircraft and fixed-wing drones to spray chemicals to disperse smog for several years, but the developers claim the latest ...

  2. News - World - ENVIRONMENT

    Newly discovered gases destroying ozone layer over Antarctica

    Posted Mar 10th 2014, 10:57pm by GDN

    ... analysed air samples captured since the mid-1970s in several ways. Air bubbles trapped in snowpack in Greenland, samples taken by scientists in Tasmania, Australia, and others collected by aircraft ...

  3. News - China - ENVIRONMENT

    Blanket of smog in Beijing hits start of Lunar New Year getaway

    Posted Jan 16th 2014, 12:24pm by Li Jing

    ... was also issued in Shenyang, Yingkou and Dalian in Liaoning province. Flights at Beijing Capital International Airport were not affected. Still, pilots, even of small commercial aircraft ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - ENVIRONMENT

    Little action taken on dripping air-cons

    Posted Aug 18th 2013, 12:00am by CHARMAINE CHE

    ... in aircraft, and allowed bacteria to pass easily through to outdoor air and to be carried in condensation. Chao said: "If these droplets are allowed to pass into open air instead of through a pipe ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - ENVIRONMENT

    Balloon-borne pollution probe set to soar up, up and away

    Posted Jul 15th 2013, 12:00am by Christy Choi

    ... aircraft, which typically fly at an altitude of 10 kilometres, untethered and going wherever prevailing winds take it. The information gathered by the probes will be shared with local universities, ...

  6. News - China - ENVIRONMENT

    Dust storms and smog revisit the streets of Beijing

    Posted Mar 10th 2013, 12:00am by Li Jing

    ... - at midday, the airport said. Photos circulating on microblogs showed pieces of yellow roofing insulation that were blown onto the aircraft parking apron. No casualties were reported. At least 41 ...

  7. News - China - ENVIRONMENT

    Beijing hopes carbon dioxide tax will help reduce pollution

    Posted Feb 20th 2013, 12:00am by Eric Ng

    ... energy-intensive products such as batteries and non-commercial luxury aircraft. He also urged the implementation of a plan to reform the resource tax on coal production. The plan was first proposed ...



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