China puts more cities under winter pollution controls
Published: Monday, 20 September 2021
China is putting more cities in the northern region under its air pollution controls to reduce emissions during the upcoming winter.
Cities in northern Hebei, northern Shanxi, eastern and
southern Shandong and southern Henan will join the fight
against smog, bringing the total number of cities affected to
approximately 64, according to a draft policy plan released by
the Ministry of Ecology and Environment released late on
Thursday September 16.