How To Reduce Air Pollution In China

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China is facing one of the huge problems such an environmental pollution today and it is causing irreparable harm to the country. Air pollution is the one of the form of environmental pollution that has been struggling against by China for many years. Air pollution is caused by gases released by vehicles, factories, and even smokes from burning leaves and cigarettes. Particularly, coal is the main reason for the degradation of air quality. As Tan (2013) claims “China burned about half of the world’s coal in 2009 and China receives 70 % energy from coal”. Certain disease, such as asthma, bronchitis, allergies, lung cancer, and even death can be present in people who are poisoned by air pollution. All things considered that China should pay more attention to reduce pollution by effective methods. Potential ways to overcome this problem are to build factories at a distance from residential areas, to use alternative energy that is less dependent on coal, to recycle trashes and to shift fuels of vehicles to natural gases. One way to deal with air pollution in China is to establish industrial factories at a distance from people living areas. Obviously, China takes first place at manufacturing sphere in…show more content…
In fact that, China stands first place at a number of population. Thus, there are great deals on vehicles which are used by Chinese people. According to China’s Ministry of Public Security, Albert (2016) says that “there were a record 17 million new cars on the road in and up to 154 million vehicles 2014”, despite the high amount of emission. Vehicles produce much toxic carbon dioxide gases, which influence badly the air and health of people. Therefore the fuel of vehicles should be changed to alternative natural gases. Natural gases are safer and cleaner for the environment and

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