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"China Enacts Biggest Pollution Curbs in 25 Years"

http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2014-04-24/china-enacts-biggest-pollution-curbs-in-25-years.html

China’s legislature passed the biggest changes to its environmental protection laws in 25 years, punishing polluters more severely as the government works to limit smog and tainted soil associated with three decades of economic growth.

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NaPoWriMo Day 18: HONG KONG

In light of the growing tension between Hongkongers and mainland Chinese

The newspaper headlines buzzed

The block letters trembled in rage, and 

The paper

Marred by hatred… 157 more words

中华人民共和国

Last night when I said I was going to post at a normal time, my internet decided to stop! this had been my late post pict in Beijing

Ukraine Crisis Could Help Alleviate Chinese Smog

Vladimir Putin’s land grab in Ukraine has led to Russia’s worst crisis with the West since the end of the Cold War, but it may have one favorable consequence for people far away from… 600 more words

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Chinalco environmental hiccup in Peru

And staying on the topic of Chinese copper mining in Peru: Chinalco had to partially halt operations at their Toromocho mine for two weeks earlier this month after an environmental watchdog found they were polluting nearby lakes.