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China Pollution Data

Chinese Man Sues Government As Pollution Continues To Plague Nation

Reuters | Posted 04.27.2014 | Green

By Sui-Lee Wee BEIJING, Feb 25 (Reuters) - A Chinese man in a smoggy northern city has become the first person in the country to sue ...

In China The Kids Aren't Alright

Barbara A. Finamore | Posted 06.08.2013 | Green
Barbara A. Finamore

Particulate matter is now the fourth-leading cause of death in China, behind dietary risks, high blood pressure, and smoking. And, unless current trends change, urban air pollution is projected to be the number one killer worldwide by 2050.

Parenting Under Polluted Skies

Corinne Dillon | Posted 05.20.2013 | Green
Corinne Dillon

Before the thick blanket of smog choking Beijing lifted in early February, it had been more than three weeks since I'd seen the sun and even longer since I felt safe enough to walk outside without a surgical mask covering my nose and mouth.

Outrage Over China's Environmental 'State Secrets'

Reuters | Posted 05.10.2013 | Green

By Sui-Lee Wee and Adam Jourdan BEIJING/SHANGHAI, March 10 (Reuters) - When China's environment ministry told attorney Dong Zhengwei h...

More Transparency For China? Beijing Releasing Pollution Data

AP | Posted 03.07.2012 | Green

BEIJING — A bureau in charge of monitoring China's frequently smog-choked capital will release more detailed reports, state media said Friday, f...

Chinese Residents Fight To Reveal Secret Pollution Data

AP | LOUISE WATT | Posted 02.06.2012 | Green