A polluted stretch of the Yangtze River in Jiangxi. Photo: Xinhua A polluted stretch of the Yangtze River in Jiangxi. Photo: Xinhua
A polluted stretch of the Yangtze River in Jiangxi. Photo: Xinhua

China's polluters face tougher fines under new green rules

Violators face higher penalties but critics say the revised environmental protection law lacks teeth

A polluted stretch of the Yangtze River in Jiangxi. Photo: Xinhua A polluted stretch of the Yangtze River in Jiangxi. Photo: Xinhua
A polluted stretch of the Yangtze River in Jiangxi. Photo: Xinhua
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