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  1. News - China - ENVIRONMENT

    Groundwater monitoring system 'three years away'

    Posted Aug 06th 2014, 05:04am by Li Jing

    ... network to monitor quality in three years, according to an official with the Ministry of Land and Resources. Zhang Zuochen, a deputy head of the ministry-affiliated China Institute of Geo-Environment Monitoring, said a revision to the existing standards for groundwater quality had been drafted. Internal consultation among ministries would start soon, Zhang was quoted by the the 21st ...

  2. Business - China Business - ENVIRONMENT

    Car battery makers urge Beijing to bring in recycling rules

    Posted Jul 01st 2014, 10:31am by Daniel Ren

    ... domestic and international, have urged local governments to crack down on illegal vendors and issue rules to force all the players in the industrial chain to comply with recycling standards. Zhang ... battery makers, licensed collectors, licensed lead producers and car owners. Zhang Wei, a manager with Enersys, one of the world's largest industrial battery makers, said manufacturers hoped ...

  3. News - China - ENVIRONMENT

    Beijing still among China's most competitive cities despite smog, report says

    Posted May 10th 2014, 04:13am by Zhang Hong

    ... Zhang Hong hong.zhang@scmp.com Capital competitive despite smog, survey says Despite its traffic challenges and air quality issues, Beijing still manages to come in just behind Hong Kong, Shanghai and Shenzhen in terms of "sustainable development", according to an annual ranking of Chinese cities. But the survey found that smog was undermining the competitiveness ...

  4. News - China - ENVIRONMENT

    Revised green law imposes stiffer penalties

    Posted Apr 25th 2014, 04:01am by Zhang Hong, Reuters

    ... Zhang Hong and Reuters Changes to environmental code, which come after two years of debate, make protection a priority, but enforcement concerns remain Revised green law imposes stiffer penalties The mainland yesterday passed amendments to an environmental protection law imposing tougher penalties on polluters in the most sweeping revisions to the code in 25 years. The highly ...

  5. News - China - ENVIRONMENT

    Gansu tap water contamination blamed on oil pipeline leak

    Posted Apr 12th 2014, 06:56pm by Minnie Chan

    ... dizziness, convulsions and even death at high dosages. The contamination shocked Vice-Premier Zhang Gaoli, according to a statement posted on the Lanzhou government website. It said Zhang had ordered ...

  6. News - China - ENVIRONMENT

    China seeks solution to providing clean drinking water supplies

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

    ... were also stricter, said Zhang Lan, deputy director of the water office under the China Centre for Disease Control and Prevention. Another option to improve quality is to replace urban drinking ...

  7. News - China - ENVIRONMENT

    Pollution a greater concern for delegates to annual CPPCC session

    Posted Mar 13th 2014, 04:33am by Zhang Hong

    ... Zhang Hong in Beijing hong.zhang@scmp.com Delegates more concerned by pollution Pollution has become a much greater concern for delegates to China's top political advisory body, ... protection in rural areas. On Sunday, NPC chairman Zhang Dejiang vowed to push forward legislation to combat pollution while delivering his annual work report to delegates. His views echoed remarks ...

  8. News - China - ENVIRONMENT

    Pollution eases in Beijing as holiday fireworks come to end

    Posted Feb 17th 2014, 03:57am by BLOOM

    ... Politics and Law and Commission. "Smog is due to emissions from factories and cars," said Zhang Jiaxing, a 16-year-old building guard. "Of course fireworks are also bad for the air even if not a main reason. The government should strengthen the environment protection industry and investigate and punish polluting factories," Zhang said. The mainland suffered the worst ...

  9. News - China - ENVIRONMENT

    Plenum push towards 'greener' economy faces challenges

    Posted Nov 18th 2013, 05:53am by Li Jing

    ... macroeconomic management, job creation, market supervision and social management, according to National School of Administration Professor Zhang Zhanbin. The central government pledged to draw ...

  10. News - China - ENVIRONMENT

    Green groups say law change paralyses them

    Posted Oct 26th 2013, 03:46am by Li Jing

    ... Federation was eligible to pursue such cases. The criteria have since been expanded but only narrowly. Zhang Mingqi, vice-chairman of the NPC's law committee, said litigants must ... if passed, would likely force a large swathe of the NGO community to rethink strategies. Zhang Bojun, director of the Beijing-based Friends of Nature, said his group had hired several full-time ...




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