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.East China city closes most construction sites to cut pollution
JINAN - China's Jinan city will close most construction sites until further notice, according to a weekend notice from the city's Urban and Rural Construction Committee.
The move aims to cut pollution in coming months, said the Jinan government notice.
The city is capital of coastal Sha...
3.Chinese environmental companies tap Belt and Road markets
China's 44 environmental companies have signed 149 contracts in 54 countries, 60 percent of which are involved in the Belt and Road Initiative, Economic Information Daily reported Monday, citing latest data of E20 Institute of Environmental Industry.
These contracts involve sewage treatment...
4.The achievements of eco-integration in Beijing-Tianjin-Hebei area
Mine re-greening and water conservation
In recent years, with the Beijing-Tianjin-Hebei coordinated development, mountains, waters and farmlands have been restored, and air purification has increased.
About 2.8 million yuan ($430,000) was invested in the green restoration of mines in Ji...
5.Zhao Yingmin speaks at the Director General’s working meeting and monthly sched...
The National Joint Center for Air Pollution Control held the Director General’s working meeting and monthly schedule meeting in Beijing on Oct. 9, in order to promote the fast implementation of the project on the causes of heavy air pollution and key control technologies, and implement the gui...
6.Environmental laws to be strengthened
China has been giving importance to environmental protection since 2012, implementing stricter laws and actively participating in global environmental governance.
Experts said this is in line with China's need for economic restructuring.
China has strengthened efforts to preserve the ec...
7.Chinese, S. Korean, Japanese experts to discuss air pollution control in NE Asia...
The 20th annual meeting of the Long-range Transboundary Air Pollutants (LTP) in Northeast Asia opened on October 11 in Busan, South Korea, said the country's Ministry of Environment on Tuesday.
With the participation of experts from China, Japan and South Korea, the three-day meeting will f...
8.Lucid waters and lush mountains are invaluable assets
A good ecological environment is the fairest public product, and the most accessible welfare for the people.
— President Xi Jinping addressed during his inspection tour in Hainan in April 2013
The assertion was initiated in 2005 when President Xi...
9.MEP holds a symposium to address heavy air pollution in several provinces...
Li Ganjie stresses the importance to prioritize the response to heavy air pollution, make full-throttled efforts to tackle air pollution in the autumn and winter, and work towards the attainment of the objectives set out by the Action Plan for Prevention and Control of Air Pollution.
10.Hebei punishes hundreds of officials in crackdown
By Zhang Yu
Hebei province has punished hundreds of government officials for failing to thoroughly implement environmental protection measures in a newly-launched campaign to curb pollution.
This month, Hebei began a half-year campaign to fight smog, which usually occurs in late autumn ...