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Environment


City planning to recycle more green waste

SHANGHAI’S bid to become an environmentally friendly city includes plans to step up the processing and recycling of green waste like fallen leaves, mown grass and dead tree branches. Attaining recycling ...

June 29, 2015, Monday


Boys in blue go green

Shanghai police officers stand beside their new environmentally friendly cars. The first batch of 40 of the hybrid vehicles went into service yesterday on the city’s elevated highways. Police said they plan to gradually replace all of the city’s patrol cars with low-carbon alternatives. — Xinhua ...

June 20, 2015, Saturday


City short on clean water sources

POLLUTION in Shanghai’s rivers and creeks has left the city facing a severe shortage of clean water, according to a Tongji University survey released yesterday. About half the city’s surface water was ...

June 13, 2015, Saturday


Undersea cables to be protected

THE Shanghai Water Authority has launched a joint campaign along with local police to protect the optical cables buried under the river and in seabed. The authority yesterday dispatched a team of over ...

June 10, 2015, Wednesday


Go green for free gifts

PEOPLE who participate in the city’s garbage sorting plan can from today claim free gifts distributed via WeChat. The scheme aims to encourage locals to sort their trash into different categories, the ...

June 6, 2015, Saturday


1,000 volunteers set to drive citywide anti-litter campaign

A TEAM of 1,000 volunteers will next week embark on a citywide anti-littering campaign by driving around Shanghai on the lookout for offenders, officials said yesterday. People who want to join the campaign ...

May 23, 2015, Saturday


Polluting companies told to pay for waste treatment

ENVIRONMENTAL authorities are coming up with new policies in the city as they step up the fight against polluting firms. Companies which fail to meet the waste treatment standards will now be forced to ...

May 7, 2015, Thursday


End of the road for dirty vehicles

SHANGHAI’S air quality is getting worse due to rising vehicle emissions, the high number of construction projects and various meteorological factors, a senior official said yesterday. In the first three ...

April 2, 2015, Thursday


Fishing for anglers in Fengxian

Water police patrol a creek in Fengxian District yesterday in a bid to crack down on illegal fishing. A temporary ban on all angling on inland waterways in Fengxian was introduced in February. More than 20 anglers were reprimanded and had their fishing gear confiscated yesterday. ...

April 1, 2015, Wednesday


Switch off, join in, go green

GOVERNMENT buildings across the city will turn off their landscape lighting between 8:30pm and 9:30pm tonight to mark Earth Hour. Local authorities are encouraging community groups, businesses and the ...

March 28, 2015, Saturday




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