A file picture of a polluted river in Hubei province in central China. Photo: Reuters
A file picture of a polluted river in Hubei province in central China. Photo: Reuters

Chinese environmental protection agency loses landmark case proving dereliction of duty

Department in Shandong province ruled to have failed to take tough enough action against sewage company in case brought by Chinese prosecutors

A file picture of a polluted river in Hubei province in central China. Photo: Reuters
A file picture of a polluted river in Hubei province in central China. Photo: Reuters
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