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How Beijing Addresses Its Air Pollution Problem Council

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China''s Population Problem: A Shrinking Work Force

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Helping China Fight Air Pollution World Bank

In 2013, the State Council issued the Air Pollution Prevention and Control Action Plan. To support the implementation of the Action Plan, the World Bank approved a US$500 million loan to China for the Innovative Financing for Air Pollution Control in JingJinJi Program in March 2016.

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"Air pollution in China has turned into a major social problem and its mitigation has become a crucial political challenge for the country''s political leadership," write Center for Strategic

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Global Warming Is Worsening China''s Pollution Problems

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Inside China''s pollution problems CBS News

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China''s Surprising Solutions to Air Pollution

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Air Pollution in China: Realtime Air Quality Index Visual Map

The GAIA air quality monitoring stations are using hightech laser particle sensors to measure in realtime PM2.5 pollution, which is one of the most harmful air pollutants. Very easy to set up, they only require a WIFI access point and a USB power supply. Once connected, air pollution levels are reported instantaneously and in realtime on our maps

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China''s massive pollution problem The Week

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Why is the smog in China so bad? Popular Science

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Pollution crisis is choking the Chinese economy

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China''s War On Air Pollution Is Making Strides. But There

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Air pollution a major concern in China Pew Research Center

Dec 10, 2015 · About threequarters (76%) of people in China say air pollution is a big problem, including 35% who regard it as a very big problem, according to our spring 2015 global survey. About the same number of Chinese (75%) say water pollution is a very or moderately big problem, and of 15 issues tested, both rank among the public''s top concerns.

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These problems have apparently put a dent to the image of Jaguar and Land Rover models in China, making them less attractive to local premium car buyers who, inadvertently, will turn to other

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Worse yet: the air pollution is only one aspect of much bigger problem. 5. Over half of China''s groundwater has been deemed unsafe. In addition to the complied air pollution problem, there is a huge amount of pollution getting into China''s water supply — not just in rivers, ponds, and lakes but in the underground water as well.

China''s Surprising Solutions to Air Pollution

May 05, 2017 · Pollution is one problem in China about which there is a robust public conversation. With stunning (but typically Chinese) speed, the government has built a

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Helping China Fight Air Pollution World Bank

In 2013, the State Council issued the Air Pollution Prevention and Control Action Plan. To support the implementation of the Action Plan, the World Bank approved a US$500 million loan to China for the Innovative Financing for Air Pollution Control in JingJinJi Program in March 2016.

Pollution in China Causes 1.6 Million Deaths a Year, Study

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Helping China Fight Air Pollution World Bank

In 2013, the State Council issued the Air Pollution Prevention and Control Action Plan. To support the implementation of the Action Plan, the World Bank approved a US$500 million loan to China for the Innovative Financing for Air Pollution Control in JingJinJi Program in March 2016.

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