Pollution

China Looks to Amend Environmental Law to Tackle Nearly 70 Million Tons of Industrial Solid Waste

China Looks to Amend Environmental Law to Tackle Nearly 70 Million Tons of Industrial Solid Waste

Environmental departments in China are suggesting revising the law to control pollution and manage waste disposal as the nation’s stockpiles…

Nov 2, 2017
Dou Shicong
Luoyang City Orders Factories to Cease Production During Winter to Cut Back on Smog

Luoyang City Orders Factories to Cease Production During Winter to Cut Back on Smog

The city of Luoyang in central Henan province will order industrial enterprises to limit or halt production during autumn and…

Oct 27, 2017
Tang Shihua
Heilongjiang Cement Industry Idles to Stop Air Pollution

Heilongjiang Cement Industry Idles to Stop Air Pollution

The cement industry in China’s northeasternmost province of Heilongjiang will shut down from Nov. 1 for five months to ease…

Oct 19, 2017
Tang Shihua
Cities in Hebei Respond to Pollution With Emergency Measures as 19th CPC National Congress Convenes

Cities in Hebei Respond to Pollution With Emergency Measures as 19th CPC National Congress Convenes

Several cities in Hebei province will implement emergency measures to ensure the successful convening of the 19th Communist Party of…

Oct 19, 2017
Dou Shicong
Saihanba National Forest Park Management Caps Admission to Protect Beijing From Sandstorms

Saihanba National Forest Park Management Caps Admission to Protect Beijing From Sandstorms

The management of Saihanba National Forest Park, a destination in North China’s Hebei province that has become one of the…

Oct 16, 2017
Zhang Ke
Shanxi Coking Group Forced to Cut Back Production Under Local Government Plan to Combat Smog

Shanxi Coking Group Forced to Cut Back Production Under Local Government Plan to Combat Smog

Shanxi Coking Group Co. [SHA:600740] is cutting back on output until March 31, 2018 in response to local government requirements set to reduce air pollution through autumn and winter.

Oct 12, 2017
Tang Shihua
Tangshan Rolls Forward Steel Production Curbs to Improve Air Quality

Tangshan Rolls Forward Steel Production Curbs to Improve Air Quality

Heavy air pollution is forecast to sweep into coastal Tangshan in China’s east-central Hebei province on Oct. 13 and Oct.…

Oct 12, 2017
Xu Wei
Annada Titanium to Cut Production by 30% in Fourth Quarter as Part of Emissions Reduction Efforts

Annada Titanium to Cut Production by 30% in Fourth Quarter as Part of Emissions Reduction Efforts

Anhui Annada Titanium Industry Co. [SZE:002136], based in Tongling city, will reduce its titanium dioxide production by 30 percent before…

Sep 30, 2017
Tang Shihua
China Needs to Effectively Protect Coastal Wetlands With Strict Measures, Experts Warn

China Needs to Effectively Protect Coastal Wetlands With Strict Measures, Experts Warn

The government must take the strictest and most effective measures to protect wetlands in coastal areas before it is too…

Sep 27, 2017
Dou Shicong
Tangshan City Starts Emergency Emissions-Reduction Measures, Halves Steel Production

Tangshan City Starts Emergency Emissions-Reduction Measures, Halves Steel Production

The local government in Hebei province’s Tangshan is running a series of emissions-reduction measures, including halving steel production, to handle…

Sep 25, 2017
Dou Shicong
Beijing Car Curbing Campaign Cuts Carbon Emissions by Over 1,800 Tons in 100 Days

Beijing Car Curbing Campaign Cuts Carbon Emissions by Over 1,800 Tons in 100 Days

The government in Beijing, which has previously rolled out mandatory road space rationing policies, has organized a voluntary environmental campaign…

Sep 25, 2017
Zhang Xia
Countdown for Introduction of Environmental Tax in China Commences; Polluting Public Enterprises Face Heavy Fines

Countdown for Introduction of Environmental Tax in China Commences; Polluting Public Enterprises Face Heavy Fines

The countdown for the introduction of the environmental tax in China has started in earnest as the new year is…

Sep 14, 2017
Liao Shumin

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