How China Cut Emissions By Cleaning Its Air

Oct 15 , 2022 | Social Good

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During the last decade, China employed several key strategies to clean up its air. At the same time, these positive changes also reduced the country’s planet-harming outputs. Here’s how China achieved this win-win.


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