Pollution

PM2.5 Pollution in China’s Cities Kills, Takes 1.5% Bite out of Annual GDP

PM2.5 Pollution in China’s Cities Kills, Takes 1.5% Bite out of Annual GDP

Acceleration of industrialization and urbanization are inflicting deteriorating air quality on China, with smoggy weather ever more frequent. This has…

Aug 14, 2018
Zhang Ke
China Sets Out to Steer NEV Battery Recycling

China Sets Out to Steer NEV Battery Recycling

China issued national guidelines for monitoring new energy vehicles and tracking and recycling power batteries in Beijing yesterday, state news agency Xinhua reported.

Aug 1, 2018
Xu Wei
China Is Likely to Expand Steel Production Curbs Southeast to Ease Air Pollution

China Is Likely to Expand Steel Production Curbs Southeast to Ease Air Pollution

China will expand its limits on steel production to southeastern regions to curb air pollution in the next peak season of winter.

Aug 1, 2018
Tang Shihua
China Needs Over USD148 Bln to Clean Urban Rivers for Economic Upgrade

China Needs Over USD148 Bln to Clean Urban Rivers for Economic Upgrade

China will require more than CNY1 trillion (USD148 billion) to create a network of waste water pipelines to clean up its urban rivers, which will stimulate local economies.

Jul 26, 2018
Xu Zuwei & Tang Shihua
Deaths of Finless Porpoises in Yangtze River Reduced on Protection Measures

Deaths of Finless Porpoises in Yangtze River Reduced on Protection Measures

The sharp decline in the population of Yangtze River's endangered finless porpoises, or 'river pigs', has stopped as animal protection has begun to show results.

Jul 24, 2018
Liu Jing & Tang Shihua
Spanish Police Seize 500 Chinese Hairy Crabs in Madrid

Spanish Police Seize 500 Chinese Hairy Crabs in Madrid

Spanish authorities have captured hundreds of Chinese hairy crabs in the country's capital Madrid, because the savored delicacy in the Chinese cuisine is considered an invasive species abroad.

Jul 23, 2018
Tang Shihua
Chinese NGO Revokes Floor Maker Power Dekor's Green Certificate on Smoke Hazards

Chinese NGO Revokes Floor Maker Power Dekor's Green Certificate on Smoke Hazards

Chinese environmental organization has taken back its green certificate from a unit of floor laminator Dare Power Dekor Home, because of its reluctance to rectify the manufacturing process.

Jul 23, 2018
Xu Wei
China Cuts Coal, Steel, Cement Use to Control Air Pollution

China Cuts Coal, Steel, Cement Use to Control Air Pollution

China Cut Coal, Steel, Cement Use to Control Air Pollution

Jul 9, 2018
Dou Shicong
Shagang Group Refutes Yangtze River Pollution Allegations

Shagang Group Refutes Yangtze River Pollution Allegations

Shagang Group Refutes Yangtze River Pollution Allegations

Jun 30, 2018
Xu Wei
Shagang’s Steel Waste Threatens China’s Yangtze River, Investigation Finds

Shagang’s Steel Waste Threatens China’s Yangtze River, Investigation Finds

Millions of tons of waste from China’s largest private steelmaker Shagang Group pose an environmental threat to the country’s iconic Yangtze River, an investigation has found.

Jun 28, 2018
Zhang Ke
Xiaomi Admits Claims Prospectus Failed to Disclose Polluting Supplier

Xiaomi Admits Claims Prospectus Failed to Disclose Polluting Supplier

After issuing several versions of its listing plan, China’s leading smartphone maker Xiaomi touched off its Hong Kong listing in the Chinese special administrative region on June 23.

Jun 25, 2018
Liao Shumin
China Halved Solid Waste Imports in First Quarter Following Ban

China Halved Solid Waste Imports in First Quarter Following Ban

China's imports of solid waste more than halved in the first quarter this year as the government stepped up enforcement efforts of an import ban.

Jun 18, 2018
Liao Shumin

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