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  1. News - China - ENVIRONMENT

    China shipping delivers toxic pollution cocktail, says US environmental group

    Posted Oct 29th 2014, 01:51pm

    ... container ship cruising along the coast of China emits as much diesel pollution as 500,000 new Chinese trucks in a single day,” said the NRDC report. Most ships at Chinese ports use cheap bunker ... untouched. And the concern is that Chinese ports will be reluctant to implement pollution controls for fear of losing trade. “Unless port cities cooperate on regional emission control measures, ...

  2. News - China - ENVIRONMENT

    US report says China's war on pollution is being lost at ports

    Posted Oct 29th 2014, 10:47pm by Reuters

    ... pollution as 500,000 new Chinese trucks in a single day." Most ships at Chinese ports use cheap bunker fuel, which is high in sulphur, and port vehicles and equipment are powered by diesel ... which use low-sulphur marine fuels as standard, Asia has been left untouched. And the concern is that Chinese ports will be reluctant to implement pollution controls for fear of losing trade. ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - ENVIRONMENT

    Digital 'tree guard' gives endangered incense trees a voice

    Posted Oct 29th 2014, 04:12am by Ernest Kao

    ... Ernest Kao ernest.kao@scmp.com 'Guard' device gives endangered trees digital voice Scientists at Chinese University have developed a "tree guard" system that can monitor real-time data about trees as a way to protect them from being illegally felled or stolen. The device, which can sense whether a tree is in danger of collapse or is being sawed ...

  4. News - World - ENVIRONMENT

    BP oil spill from Deepwater Horizon spread over huge area of ocean floor

    Posted Oct 28th 2014, 10:04pm by AFP

    ... damage claims by businesses and individuals for about US$7.8 billion. Last month, a judge in New Orleans ruled that BP acted with "gross negligence" ahead of the spill, meaning BP may ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - ENVIRONMENT

    Clean the World recyclers collect unwanted soap from hotels for the needy

    Posted Oct 27th 2014, 06:07am by Ernest Kao

    ... a government agency that assists non-local businesses to move to or expand in the city. Natalie Chan, director of corporate responsibility and sustainability at Hongkong and Shanghai Hotels, which owns ...

  6. News - World - ENVIRONMENT

    Chinese hairy crab found in Scotland’s River Clyde raises environmental concerns

    Posted Sep 26th 2014, 12:01pm by DANNY LEE

    ... Danny Lee in Glasgow danny.lee@scmp.com Environmentalists in the UK are worried after the remains of a Chinese Hairy, or mitten, crab was found on Scotland's River Clyde Chinese invader leaves Scotlan dshell-shocked The remains of a Chinese hairy crab have been found in Scottish waters for the first time, with experts fearing the invasive species could pose an ecological ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - ENVIRONMENT

    'Three Earths needed' if the world lived like Hong Kong, WWF warns

    Posted Oct 21st 2014, 04:33am by Ernest Kao

    ... ecological deficit is the third largest in the world. One big contributing factor, WWF-Hong Kong said, was ever-increasing daily consumption by households and businesses, making up 78 per cent ...

  8. Business - Commodities - ENVIRONMENT

    EU factories to pocket US$2.5b selling emissions permits

    Posted Oct 08th 2014, 06:05am by Bloomberg

    ... Bloomberg in London Temporary restriction on emission permits designed to encourage move away from fossil fuels will force utilities to buy from factories E.U. factories to pocket US$2.5 b selling permits European factories are poised to pocket a windfall ...

  9. News - China - ENVIRONMENT

    U.S. seeks a solution to Asian carp invasion

    Posted Oct 02nd 2014, 03:29am by Angela Meng

    ... of Asian carp that is threatening other species and polluting waterways, while in China their numbers are dwindling as demand for the fish remains high. Representatives from the Chinese Freshwater ...

  10. News - World - ENVIRONMENT

    Mexican project to feature Chinese goods fined over environmental issues

    Posted Aug 17th 2014, 07:20am by AP

    ... Associated Press in Mexico City Mexican authorities say construction went ahead without environmental nod Trade centre to feature Chinese goods fined Mexican environmental authorities have levied a US$555,000 fine against a project to build a massive trade centre south of Cancun to showcase Chinese products. The office of the Attorney General for Environmental Protection said ...




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