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Olympics Pollution

The Olympics: Environmental Savior or Curse?

Edward Flattau | Posted 02.17.2014 | Green
Edward Flattau

The environmental impact of the Olympics on the host cities in the aftermath of the games is a question often raised. Will that impact be a sustainable upgrade of the surroundings, a Band-Aid, or a step backwards?

Beijing's Air Pollution: It Isn't The Cars

Deborah Seligsohn | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Deborah Seligsohn

Contrary to popular perception both inside and outside China, Beijing's air pollution problem is not primarily due to increases in personal vehicle use. The true problem lies with industrial emissions.