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In Depth: Cities’ Steel Mill Squabble Reveals Smog Struggles

2019年11月22日 20:03 来源于 财新网
Under pressure to meet air quality targets, two cities in a pollution-choked region are fighting over a factory
A steel wire storage site at the Xingtai Iron & Steel plant. Photo: IC Photo

A quiet patch of land beside a highway in the northern province of Hebei lies at the center of a furious spat about how the industrial region’s cities deal with their crippling pollution.

Sandy, wind-whipped, and partly covered in green dustproof netting, the site has been earmarked for relocation of a huge local steel mill by the government of the nearby 1.3 million-strong city of Xingtai.

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