China for the first time commits to a phase out of its domestic ivory industry, but illegal trading and poaching means African elephants and rhinos remain under grave threat
The recent ending of China’s three-year ban on beef imports from Brazil could intensify environmentally-damaging agriculture in the world’s largest beef exporting country, writes Zhou Wanqing
China's environmental regulators want to increase the use of drones watching pollution levels, supplementing the existing monitoring system
The world's biggest sovereign wealth fund may ditch most of its investments in coal, emboldening the global campaign to cut off funding for the fuel blamed most for climate change
A new book explores the failed promise of Dongtan eco-city outside Shanghai and why so many other ambitious green projects lie abandoned
Chinese designers use poster art to warn people of the environmental dangers of smog
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This special issue of our journal highlights the links between environmental pollution and health in China today, focusing particularly on soil pollution