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  1. News - China - ENVIRONMENT

    Fifty detained in China pollution protests

    Posted Oct 30th 2012, 07:42pm by Agence France-Presse in Shanghai

    ... was the proposed site of the plant. Zhenhai district said on Sunday it would “ban” production of paraxylene (PX), a petrochemical used for plastic bottles, which had been the focus of residents’ health ...

  2. News - China - ENVIRONMENT

    Ningbo petrochemical factory protesters win pledge to halt project

    Posted Oct 29th 2012, 12:00am by Associated Press in Ningbo

    ... Associated Press in Ningbo Expansion of petrochemical factory will no longer go ahead after thousands take to the streets Victory for Ningbo factory protesters as plans halted Thousands of protesters who marched yesterday against the expansion of a petroc ...

  3. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Ningbo protests against growth at any cost

    Posted Oct 30th 2012, 12:00am by SCMP Editorial

    ... SCMP Editorial Heed Ningbo call for change China's days of pursuing growth above all else are over. Protest upon protest over industrial projects that citizens see as damaging to health and the environment make that plain; people are no longer willin ...



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