1.Wan Bentai Makes Investigation at Ganzi Prefecture, Sichuan Province
MEP Chief Engineer Wan Bentai recently led a work group to Ganzi Prefecture, Sichuan Province to investigate the implementation of the new air quality standard (phase III) and environmental monitoring work.
The investigation team successively visited national air background station of Hailuogou, the...
2.Environmental projects expected to improve quality of life for city's residents
By Cao Yingying
Beijing municipal government has focused its attention on clean energy development, improving water treatment and garbage disposal, and other environmentally friendly initiatives in recent years, said Fang Li, director of the Beijing Municipal Environmental Protection Bureau...
3.BRICS pledges environment cooperation
By Zheng Jinran
Environmental ministers and officials from BRICS nations called for more cooperation on air pollution and climate change to tackle pollution during rapid economic growth, according to a statement on Friday.
The ministers from China, Brazil, Russia, India and South Africa...
4.Chinese lawmakers sift through draft law on soil pollution
Chinese lawmakers on Thursday began deliberating a draft for the country's first law on soil pollution as part of an escalating national war against pollution.
The draft law promised funds, and a nationwide soil survey every ten years. It comes amid increasing efforts to address the environ...
5.Soil monitoring network passes milestone
Most grain-growing areas now covered by devices that can detect heavy metals
China has reached the halfway point in setting up a national soil monitoring network, with about 20,000 quality control devices that now cover 99 percent of all counties, according to a senior environment official....
6.China leads the global pack in energy revolution
Though still 15 years from commercial use, so-called combustible ice and its successful mining in China is seen as a breakthrough toward a global energy revolution.
Chinese researchers have explored some 210,000 cubic meters of combustible ice trapped in frozen crystals in the South China S...
7.Li Ganjie meets with Italian Minister for the Environment, Land and Sea
By Lv Wangshu, Du Xuanyi
BEIJING, Jun. 14 (CENEWS)-Secretary of the Leading Party Members’ Group Li Ganjie met with Gian Luca Galletti, Italian Minister for the Environment, Land and Sea, in Beijing today. The two sides exchanged views on deepening bilateral cooperation in the environment ...
8.China's air quality worsens in May
The air quality in China's major cities was worse in May than the same period last year, due to a sandstorm that swept across much of north China, the environment ministry said Friday.
Some 338 prefecture-level-and-above cities around China enjoyed good air quality for 70.5 percent of the m...
9.Successful Sino-Italian cooperation
China Daily reporter Yang Cheng interviewed the Italian Minister for the Environment, Land and Sea Gian Luca Galletti on the country's in-depth and diverse cooperation with China. He shared his insights on a series of successful programs and his vision for boosting bilateral environmental prote...
10.China to tighten environmental data fraud prevention and control
BEIJING - Chinese environment authorities will establish a system to prevent and punish environmental data fraud, according to an official.
Since environmental monitoring is an important part of technical support in environment management, the ministry will give administrative penalties to ...