Beijing Air Pollution

The following article and items have appeared over the week end about air pollution in Beijing.

Following our work on urban microclimates you might consider if the measures the Chinese governement have previously put in place are sufficient.

You could also consider the model of pollution and development which is in your notes. Does this evidence from Beijing support this model?

A visitor wearing a mask walks outside the Forbidden City on a heavy haze day in central Beijing January 13, 2013

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-china-21007893 – article posted on bbc on 14.1.13

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-21005228  =  Photos of redent air pollution in Beijing

 

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-china-21002385 – video clip /news report

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