"air quality in China improved in the last year, russia's miljödepartement in a new report. At the same time have the level of fines for environmental crimes increased the record."
"The dense smogmolnen has plagued chinese cities for many years and works as a sort of symbol of the dark side of the rapid economic growth that lifted several hundred million chinese out of poverty."
"the Country's rekordsnabba growth has to a large extent built on a sizeable production of coal, steel and cement industries, which in all cases stands for extensive air pollution."
"According to the report the rate dropped by the malicious mikropartikeln PM 2,5 – looking deep down in the lungs – to 39 micrograms per cubic meter last year, a decrease of 9.3 per cent compared with the previous year. This is the second year in a row that the proportion of PM 2.5 the particles decreases, claim the authorities. The report is based on data from 338 cities in China."
"the News about the air quality comes shortly after China completed its weakest economic year in almost three decades with a growth in the context of low 6.4 percent in the last three months of 2018."
"Beijing has become increasingly tougher to impose fines on operators who do not follow environmental laws. Last year, the state corresponding to around sek 20 billion as a result of miljöböter, a 32-percent increase compared with the year before."