Xu Shuda is a reporter based in Shanghai.
A multinational leather company in eastern China has been breaching pollution standards and troubling locals with a pungent stench. Xu Shuda investigates.
Angry residents have long been battling to rid their neighbourhood of foul odours caused by Richina Group tanneries. In the second instalment of a three-part article, Xu Shuda reports that change is in sight.
Richina Leather was sanctioned by China’s environmental authorities every year between 2004 and 2008, but little is known about its management. Xu Shuda looks at the faces behind the corporation.