China

China cracks down on toxic waste

May 12, 2018 ecovily645 0

  BEIJING • China plans to carry out nationwide inspections targeting the illegal transfer and dumping of waste that damages water resources and soil, the environmental watchdog said as Beijing launches a new front in […]

Environment

Limited Evidence That Plastics Harm Ocean

April 2, 2018 ecovily645 0

  It’s not surprising this has become a cause célèbre. Unlike many other human pollutants in the environment, plastic debris is very visible. Images of birds or fish entangled in plastic are highly emotive – […]