“China Enacts Biggest Pollution Curbs in 25 Years”

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http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2014-04-24/china-enacts-biggest-pollution-curbs-in-25-years.html

China’s legislature passed the biggest changes to its environmental protection laws in 25 years, punishing polluters more severely as the government works to limit smog and tainted soil associated with three decades of economic growth.

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The environmental cost of economic growth is now higher than the benefit.

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