61.The air pollution inspection on the “2+26” cities officially launched...
By Xie Jiali
CENEWS-By the night of Apr. 7, the 28 inspection teams readied for the first round air pollution control had already stationed and reached out to the target cities, officially kicking off the on-the-spot inspection.
It took only three working days from the deployment meetin...
62.Zhai Qing checks the local support mechanisms of Cangzhou for year-long inspecti...
Vice Minister Zhai Qing headed for Cangzhou Municipality of Hebei Province in North China on a field inspection between Apr. 7 and 8 to check the local coordination and support for the upcoming year-long air pollution inspection, in order to make sure the inspection goes well.
After he arri...
63.Chen Jining chairs ministerial executive meeting that adopts two standards
By Wang Kunting
BEIJING (CENEWS)-On Apr. 1, Minister Chen Jining chaired the ministerial executive meeting, which deliberated and adopted in principle two standards, which is, Identification Standards for Solid Wastes-General Rules (draft for approval) and Standard for Pollution Control on ...
64.China's air quality improves in March
Chinese cities reported more "good air" days in March, despite the overall deterioration of air quality in the first quarter, official data showed Monday.
Last month, the 338 cities monitored by the Ministry of Environmental Protection (MEP) enjoyed good air quality on 83 percent of days, up 11....
65.MEP issues a statement on the inspection over heavy air pollution responses...
On Thursday, MEP continued to release the progress in the surprise inspection over air quality.
Seven inspection teams checked a total of 175 sensitive sites and spotted 87 problems. To be specific, the automobile fuel products in Baoding and Xingtai exceeded the upper limits specified by t...
66.Environment information matters
After a local petroleum chemical plant in Chengdu, capital of Southwest China's Sichuan province, introduced a public air quality monitoring system for its production area last year, people's concerns about emissions from the plant have decreased significantly.
In introducing the public-accessib...
67.North China ceramic enterprises criticized for polluting
BEIJING -- Ministry of Environmental Protection (MEP) Friday criticized ceramic enterprises in North China's Hebei province, for insufficient efforts on pollution control.
An inspection team headed by Vice Minister Zhao Yingmin on Thursday found pollution-treatment devices in ceramic enterp...
68.Zhao Yingmin takes on an inspection tour to urge air pollution control...
On Apr. 5, Vice Minister Zhao Yingmin rode on to Langfang Municipality of the northern Hebei Province to check local responses to the ongoing heavy air pollution smothering the Beijing-Tianjin-Hebei region.
The inspectors checked the small polluting enterprises, air pollutant emitters, and ...
69.Top global environmental issues of 2016
The Top 10 Global Environmental Issues of 2016 was released on Thursday, in accordance with experts' views and surveys co-conducted by China Daily and the Ministry of Environmental Protection's Publicity and Education Center.
1. Ratifying the Paris Agreement
It took almost 11 months to ...
70.MEP launches year-long inspection on air pollution control...
MEP decided to launch a one-year inspection on air pollution control in order to implement the decisions and deployments of the CPC Central Committee and the State Council, urge the local Party committees, governments, and relevant departments to assume the responsibility for air pollution cont...