71.New material discovered to filter PM 2.5 particles
By Wu Jin
The latest publication of Nature has highlighted a discovery headed by Professor Wang Bo from the Beijing Institute of Technology, whose team created a membrane made from metal-organic frameworks (MOFs) to filter PM2.5 particles.
According to Wang, the porous crystallization m...
72.China Focus: China to complete drawing ecological "red line" by 2020
The central authorities Tuesday issued guidelines on an ecological "red line" that will declare certain regions under mandatory and rigorous protection.
The document was jointly issued by the General Office of the Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Committee and the General Office of th...
73.Chen Jining chairs a consultation meeting on the national air quality trends dur...
By Lv Wangshu
BEIJING, CENEWS-On the afternoon of Jan. 31, Minister Chen Jining chaired a consultation meeting on the air quality estimation and forecast, debriefed China National Environmental Monitoring Center and Beijing Municipal Environmental Protection Monitoring Center, and made depl...
74.Tibet completes environmental monitoring networks
Southwest China's Tibet has completed its water, air and soil monitoring networks and enhanced law enforcement to better protect environment, said a local official.
Twenty-three automatic air quality monitoring stations have been set up in major regional cities and along the Qinghai-Tibet r...
75.Beijing to intensify battle against air pollution
Beijing will intensify the battle against air pollution, as the city mayor promised Sunday to take "extra" anti-smog measures in 2017.
Beijing mayor Cai Qi said in a media conference that the municipal government will continue to decrease coal use by helping residents in 700 villages use cl...
76.MEP releases the Provisional Regulations on the Management of Pollution Permit
MEP released the Provisional Regulations on the Management of Pollution Permit (hereinafter referred to as the Provisional Regulations) recently, for the purposes of implementing the Plan of Implementation of the Pollution Permitting System for Control of Pollutants (hereinafter referred to as ...
77.Beijing, neighbouring regions to see heavy air pollution
A new round of air pollution may hit Beijing, Tianjin, Hebei and neighbouring areas in the coming two days due to unfavorable weather conditions and the lighting of fireworks, the Ministry of Environmental Protection warned on Thursday.
A cold front is expected to help disperse the pollutio...
78.National Working Conference on Environmental Protection held in Beijing
The 2017 national working conference on environmental protection is held in Beijing between Jan. 10 and 11. Minister Chen Jining spoke at the conference. (Photo by Deng Jia, CENEWS)
The 2017 national working conference on environmental protection is held in Beijing between Jan. 10 and 11, i...
79.Hebei has 6 of 10 most polluted Chinese cities in 2016
The Ministry of Environmental Protection published an air quality report for 2016 on Friday, saying the density of main pollutants dropped compared to that of 2015, but the air pollution in winter in the northern parts of China is still serious.
All of the top ten cities with the worst air ...
80.Green bond rise seen as smog thickens
China may accelerate approvals of green bonds this year as the nation battles a toxic wave of smog, according to Guotai Junan Securities, the nation's top underwriter of the notes.
Dirty air has led to more than 60 Chinese cities issuing health alerts in recent months, leading to delays to ...