41.Self-monitoring technology guidelines for pollution sources–General Provisions ...
This standard is formulated for the purposes of enforcing the Environment Protection Law of the People’s Republic of China, the Air Pollution Prevention and Control Law of the People’s Republic of China, and the Water Pollution Prevention and Control Law of the People’s Republic of China, an...
42.Zhai Qing makes deployments for the third round air pollution inspection in Beij...
On May 18, Vice Minister Zhai Qing stressed at the mobilization meeting for “the third round air pollution inspection in Beijing-Tianjin-Hebei region and surrounding area” that the inspection teams should follow the work plans, urge the local Party committees and governments to fulfill their ...
43.Study looks at oxidants in Earth
A University of Washington (UW) study finds that during large climate swings, oxidants shift in a different direction than researchers had expected, which means they need to rethink what controls these chemicals in our air.
Tiny molecules drive the chemical cocktail of atmosphere. As plants...
44.Beijing-Tianjin-Hebei region to suffer from ozone pollution
Beijing, Tianjin, and parts of Hebei Province will suffer from moderate to heavy levels of air pollution on May 18 and 19, with O3 as the primary pollutant, the MEP said in an online statement.
Days of high temperatures have contributed to the formation of O3, a pollutant that can be harmfu...
45.Beijing, Tianjin, Langfang and Baoding step up building ‘zero coal zone’
Beijing, Tianjin and Hebei Province are stepping up their effort in building “no coal zone”, according to the briefing on air-pollution prevention released by Ministry of Environmental Protection on May 15.
Beijing, Tianjin, together with Langfang and Baoding of Hebei, have carried out a ...
46.Inspections find rampant violation of environmental rules in China
China's latest air pollution inspections have uncovered rampant violations of environmental rules among businesses, highlighting the tough battle ahead against pollution.
From early April to May 11, inspectors discovered that some 6,378 companies, or 66.7 percent of those examined, violated...
47.Air quality improves in Beijing-Tianjin-Hebei region in April
BEIJING -- Cities in the Beijing-Tianjin-Hebei region saw more days with "good" air quality in April, official data showed Tuesday.
An average daily Air Quality Index (AQI) of under 100 is defined as good under Chinese air quality standards.
The 13 cities in the region reported good air...
48.Zhao Yingmin goes on an inspection tour (Handan)
On the morning of May 12, Vice Minister Zhao Yingmin arrived in Handan Municipality of Hebei Province in North China, the second stop of his inspection tour, where he, on behalf of the Ministry, sent regards to the air pollution inspectors and gave full recognition to their work so far. On the ...
49.Pollution from diesel vehicles worldwide underestimated by 50 percent: study
Lab-based tests of harmful nitrogen oxide (NOx) emissions from diesel cars, trucks and buses worldwide significantly underestimate the real-world emissions by as much as 50 percent, a new study said Monday.
These excess emissions alone lead to 38,000 premature deaths annually worldwide, acc...
50.Zhao Yingmin goes on an inspection tour (Tangshan)
On May 9, 23 air pollution inspection teams checked 303 enterprises (institutions) and found environmental problems in 206 of them, accounting for 68 percent of the total. Of the problematic enterprises, 65 are small and random polluters, 34 failed to install pollution control facilities, 22 fa...