Chapter 5 – Environmental and Health Risks: Unusual Expansion of Waste Incineration in China Needs Attention
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Waste incineration plants continued to spread across China in 2013. Numerous environmental pollution and health hazards were revealed, resulting in disputes among different parties. The revision process of the standard for pollution regulations, though delayed, finally started. However, the new regulations only cover a narrow scope of projects, require a very low sta…

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Yang, Changjiang, “Chapter 5 – Environmental and Health Risks: Unusual Expansion of Waste Incineration in China Needs Attention”, in: Chinese Research Perspectives Online, Edited by: International Advisory Board Chinese Research Perspectives Online. Consulted online on 30 May 2017 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2213-6002_crpn_liu_9789004324596_0006>
First published online: 2016



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