A file picture of smoke belching out of a cement plant in Shandong province. Photo: AP

China’s smog inspectors held captive during checks on polluting factory

Team held at plant in Shandong province for over an hour after they found it was still using a coal-powered boiler that should have been scrapped

Topic |   China pollution

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A file picture of smoke belching out of a cement plant in Shandong province. Photo: AP
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Mimi Lau

Mimi Lau

Mimi Lau covers human rights, religion and civil society in China. She spent seven years in southern China as the Post's Guangzhou Correspondent before returning to Hong Kong in 2017. Today, Mimi continues to pursue stories across the country, monitoring and reporting on key political and civil issues. She has won numerous awards for her work.