Lawsuit filed by Chinese environmental organisation targets the profits made by polluters, rather than focussing on tricky calculations of financial damages from toxic air
China's largest energy company agrees to pay compensation for multiple pollution incidents in Lanzhou, but battle over relocation of chemical plant continues, Caixin reports
Chai Jing's wildly successful documentary means that for Chinese environmental policy, nothing will ever be quite be the same again
Chinese coal firm Shenhua's plans for a huge mine in Australia have divided residents in one of the country's most productive farming areas, the Guardian reports
China’s extraction of African resources is an inevitable part of the spread of global supply chains, says scholar Tang Xiaoyang, warning that energy-hungry sectors will soon shift to Africa
A novel about smog written by an official reveals the shady world of environmental protection and a personal battle against pollution in northern China
Download a copy of our special report on China's overseas investments, including articles on Africa, South America and Asia.
This special issue of our journal highlights the links between environmental pollution and health in China today, focusing particularly on soil pollution