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China's War On Smog Sparks Conflict

Reuters | Posted 05.31.2014 | Green

By David Stanway BEIJING, March 31 (Reuters) - China's war on pollution is only a few weeks old, but the battle lines are already bein...

China To Tighten Pollution Rules In Attempt To Curb Environmental Damage

AP | Posted 05.09.2014 | Green

BEIJING (AP) — China will tighten environmental legislation and force polluters to pay compensation following renewed blasts of toxic air, the count...

Beijing Wages War On Pollution

Reuters | Posted 03.29.2014 | Green

BEIJING, Jan 16 (Reuters) - Beijing's mayor pledged on Thursday to cut coal use by 2.6 million tonnes and set aside 15 billion yuan ($2.4 billion) t...

China's Pollution Is So Bad, It's Crossing The Pacific... To The U.S.

Reuters | Posted 03.23.2014 | Green

BEIJING, Jan 21 (Reuters) - Pollution from China travels in large quantities across the Pacific Ocean to the United States, a new study has found, m...

Super Smog Hits Chinese City

AP | By LOUISE WATT | Posted 12.21.2013 | Green

BEIJING (AP) — Visibility shrank to less than half a football field and small-particle pollution soared to a record 40 times higher than an internat...

China Offers Rewards To Cut Back On Smog

Reuters | Posted 01.23.2014 | Green

BEIJING, Oct 14 (Reuters) - China said on Monday it would give rewards amounting to 5 billion yuan ($816.91 million) for curbing air pollution in si...

Where Air Pollution Is The Most Deadly

The Huffington Post | Sara Gates | Posted 09.24.2013 | Green

Air pollution may be to blame for millions of deaths per year, but which countries are the worst offenders? Based on data unveiled in a study on a...

Curbing Pollution In China Shouldn't Stunt Economic Growth, EU Commissioner Says

AP | By LOUISE WATT | Posted 09.17.2013 | Green

BEIJING (AP) — China can curb pollution without sacrificing economic growth, an EU commissioner said during a two-day trip to Beijing to meet with o...