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  1. News - China - ENVIRONMENT

    China seeks solution to providing clean drinking water supplies

    Posted Apr 18th 2014, 05:06pm by STEPHEN CHEN

    ... of Urban Environment in Xiamen, Fujian province, said micro-organisms in mainland pipelines thrived because of the “abundant food”. The presence of assimilable organic carbon, the favourite food ...

  2. News - China Insider - ENVIRONMENT

    Violence, arrests in Guangdong city of Maoming as locals rally against petrochemical plant

    Posted Mar 31st 2014, 02:18pm by Patrick Boehler

    ... the highly controversial petrochemical plants.   Plans for building PX-projects were shelved in Xiamen, Fujian province in 2007 and in Dalian, Liaoning province four years later, after locals took ...

  3. News - China - ENVIRONMENT

    Zhangzhou chemical plant blast highlights safety fears

    Posted Jul 30th 2013, 04:55pm by Li Jing

    ... in Fujian province yesterday- just as the Communist Party's main mouthpiece was publishing an article highlighting the industry's safety record. Although the blast in Zhangzhou had ... been no chemical leaks. The PX project was originally planned for the densely populated coastal city of Xiamen, in Fujian, but massive protests by local residents fearing potential health ...

  4. News - China - ENVIRONMENT

    Capital ordered to clear the air for NPC and CPPCC meetings

    Posted Feb 08th 2013, 12:00am by Li Jing

    ... and Henan provinces, also made the list released by the Ministry of Environmental Protection on Wednesday. Haikou in Hainan, Fuzhou in Fujian and Zhoushan in Zhejiang had the best air quality last ...

  5. News - China - ENVIRONMENT

    Kunming residents sceptical after 'chemical plant still at planning stage'

    Posted May 08th 2013, 12:00am by Li Jing, He Huifeng

    ... be carcinogenic. Though some experts argued that the chemical is not as dangerous as many people believe, PX has been an extremely sensitive term since 2007, when residents in Xiamen, Fujian, successfully ...

  6. News - China - ENVIRONMENT

    Millions of tonnes of rural refuse are dumped in waterways a year, bill says

    Posted Mar 21st 2013, 12:00am by Li Jing

    ... A stream in the Yongding county of Fujian province was used as a dump for waste including glass bottles, plastic bags, used lanterns and even furniture. Last month, a Zhejiang businessman offered ...

  7. News - China - ENVIRONMENT

    Sinopec closes three petroleum plants after pollution exposed on state TV

    Posted Sep 27th 2012, 12:00am by Li Jing

    ... of mainland cities, including Dalian in Liaoning and Xiamen in Fujian . Environmentalists said the CCTV exposé revealed an inconvenient truth, with powerful state-owned enterprises frequently escaping ...

  8. News - China - ENVIRONMENT

    Most Chinese cities are not coming clean on smog: survey

    Posted Oct 24th 2012, 12:00am by Shi Jiangtao

    ... and consists of 17 stations. While Shanghai and cities in Fujian, Jiangsu and Zhejiang have also begun publishing air pollution data, transparency remains poor nationwide. The average score of all 113 ...

  9. Business - Companies - ENVIRONMENT

    Austal in talks to build LNG fast ferries for HK

    Posted Oct 03rd 2012, 12:00am by Keith Wallis

    ... using massive gas carrier ships from Australia. This includes LNG imports through Shenzhen and Fujian, where most of the gas goes to industrial users. Ross estimated mainland natural gas demand ...



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