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  1. News - China - POLLUTION

    Drones catch out industrial polluters in missions over north

    Posted Jun 30th 2014, 04:25am by BLOOM

    ... statement. Premier Li Keqiang declared war on pollution in March after swathes of the north were blanketed in smog and the government's climate-change adviser said the situation had reached ...

  2. News - China - POLLUTION

    Beijing's air quality will worsen without coal control, Greenpeace says

    Posted Feb 05th 2013, 12:00am by Li Jing

    ... Campaigners say Beijing’s air quality will not improve until consumption reduced Greenpeace campaigners warned yesterday that Beijing's air quality would only deteriorate without drastic changes to control coal consumption on the mainland, because th ...

  3. News - China - POLLUTION

    Beijingers respond to planned BBQ bans with a scoff and a cough

    Posted Feb 22nd 2013, 12:00am by Minnie Chan, Li Jing

    ... Official suggestions for ordinary citizens to help fight smog are dismissed as ludicrous by public Government proposals to reduce air pollution, in part by banning barbecues and encouraging people to eat less fried food, have sparked an online backlash, w ...

  4. News - China - POLLUTION

    Polluting industries should leave Beijing, says vice mayor

    Posted Mar 12th 2014, 01:20pm by SIJIA JIANG

    ... Li Shixiang told the People's Daily, the Communist Party's mouthpiece. Li also dismissed rumours that institutions, including some universities, hospitals and central ... "We object to relying on administrative measures to do this," Li said. "It is up to an enterprise to decide itself where to put its headquarters. But, indeed, many functions do ...

  5. News - China - POLLUTION

    Beijing's air quality rated 'hazardous' as smog returns to eastern regions

    Posted Feb 14th 2013, 12:00am by Bloomberg

    ... of the government's environmental management. The capital's daily average last month, of 196, was similar to that in an airport smoking lounge. Vice-Premier Li Keqiang called for patience as authorities ...

  6. News - China - POLLUTION

    Public anger in Beijing as authorities fail to post the highest smog alert

    Posted Feb 27th 2014, 04:12am by Teddy Ng, Li Jing

    ... Teddy Ng and Li Jing Beijingers see red over inadequate smog alerts Public anger continued to rise in Beijing yesterday at the city government's failure to issue a top-level smog alert after days of heavy pollution, though the air started to clear in the evening as a cold front brought rain and wind. The Beijing Environmental Bureau removed an orange alert for smog- ...

  7. News - China - POLLUTION

    Flights cancelled as Beijing is blighted by smog yet again

    Posted Feb 18th 2013, 12:00am by XU DONGHUAN

    ... The capital's daily average last month of 196 was similar to that in an airport smoking lounge. Vice-Premier Li Keqiang called for patience as authorities worked to reduce emissions. Sales of fireworks ...

  8. News - China - POLLUTION

    Pollution at some mainland industrial plants 10 times safe limit, study finds

    Posted Jan 15th 2014, 04:20am by Li Jing

    ... Li Jing jing.li@scmp.com Mainland study praises rising transparency but says emergency measures are flouted Pollution at some plants 10 times safety limit Industrial plants in some of the most polluted mainland provinces have been emitting toxins at levels at up to 10 times national or local standards, a new study claims. Ma Jun, director of the Beijing-based Institute of Public ...

  9. News - China - POLLUTION

    Choking smog over eastern provinces spreads into Beijing

    Posted Dec 08th 2013, 06:27am by Raymond Li

    ... Raymond Li raymond.li@scmp.com Air quality index above 'severe' in capital as threat grows, while Shanghai breathes easier Goodbye to blue skies as eastern smog hits Beijing The massive smog cloud choking the eastern provinces since midweek expanded northwards to Beijing yesterday. The air quality index in the capital was as high as 356 at 9pm, ending a week-long streak ...

  10. News - China - POLLUTION

    Beijing to adopt emergency measures to combat smog

    Posted Oct 22nd 2013, 05:12pm by Associated Press in Beijing

    ... neighbouring provinces, such as Hebei to the south. “We have no control over Hebei, but this is a national priority and we hope we can be a positive role model,” Fang Li, vice director of the city’s ... improvement in air quality. Cleaning up the air is considered a decades-long project and Li said the emergency measures to deal with pollution spikes were just part of a programme to reduce the use ...




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