China takes aim at pollution after years of growth

Combating pollution has shot up the agenda of the ruling Communist Party, which for years pushed for rapid economic development…

Orange alert issued for fifth day in China

China’s National Meteorological Center (NMC) issued an orange alert for smog on Monday morning, the fifth straight day such an alert has been announced…

China announces $1.6 billion air pollution fund

China’s Cabinet has announced that 10 billion yuan ($1.6 billion) has been set aside this year to reward cities…

Live Healthier: Unhealthy air quality increases asthma risk

The Bay Area air quality has reached unhealthy level for more than one week. What should people with allergies and asthma do to protect their health…

Beijing adopts new smog emergency measures

Beijing is seeking to tame the spikes in its infamous smog by preparing emergency measures such as factory shutdowns and traffic limits to kick in…

Northeast China shrouded in smog

Northeast China shrouded in smog

No.East China cities have dangerous air pollution

(中文) 內地東北多個城市連續數日出現嚴重霧霾天氣,哈爾濱的學生因此而停課,而在吉林及瀋陽,陸空交通幾乎癱瘓…

Wildfires, high temps prompt spare the air alert

Wildfires, high temperatures and light winds have caused air quality in Northern California to deteriorate…

NPC deputy proposes on air quality, country doctors

The entire society should take responsibility for the worsening air quality, said Zhong Nanshan, a renowned medical expert and also a NPC deputy…

Thick fog cancels Beijing flights

Thick, off-the-scale smog shrouded eastern China for the second time in about two weeks Tuesday, forcing airlines to cancel flights because of poor visibility…

Survey on Californians and the Environment

加州公共政策研究所PPIC公佈2012年「加州人與環境」 調查結果,顯示加州人最關注的環境議題仍是全球暖化…

China tells US to stop tweets on Beijing’s bad air

中國要求外國領事館停止發佈國內空氣污染數據…