China's Uphill Battle Against Pollution

Polluting companies around China might be forgiven for feeling under pressure. They have good reason to be, after China announced its latest measures to fight environmental damage. On Feb. 11, it emerged that in 2013 China’s environmental watchdog blocked 32 projects – the combined value of which amounted to RMB118.4 billion (US$19.5 billion) – on the grounds that they broke rules protecting the environment.

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