Anti-Pollution Measure

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Anti-Pollution Measure

Any law intended to reduce pollution and its effects. Examples include basic ordinances like littering prohibitions or controversial measures like a carbon tax or cap-and-trade. Some analysts believe anti-pollution measures will harm the global economy and increase poverty, while others hold that the environmental improvements will ultimately benefit business.
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Flanked by other officials, the environment minister had held a press conference to list anti-pollution measures and a health minister too was seen on the road distributing masks to citizens.
Anti-pollution measures in China squeezing the prices of industrial metals heavily will also continue to provide an indirect boost.
Those roads are among a list of A-roads and motorways across the UK which breach acceptable nitrogen dioxide emission levels and require anti-pollution measures.
To try to ensure the effectiveness of anti-pollution measures, the environmental protection authorities of Beijing, Hebei and Tianjin are collaborating on a joint law enforcement action for the first time.
However, he says, putting into effect anti-pollution measures is more of an issue of the standard of living than of having political will.
Most expect 7 percent growth to continue in the next few years, but anti-pollution measures could restrict energy use or increase costs.
CHINA In June, China's State Council approved 10 anti-pollution measures to address its crippling air quality problems, which contribute to 1.
The result of these anti-pollution measures was a greater than 90 percent decrease in organic material in the harbor's bottom sediments.
When the proposals were first announced, NFU Cymru was alarmed they could lead to extra costs to comply with tighter safety and anti-pollution measures.
Mr Allan asked if the company rejected any dust suppression or anti-pollution measures on cost grounds.
Other environmental themes such as water management, anti-pollution measures, and improvement of processes are also frequently taken into account by the majority of respondents," EDHEC said.
She called for policies that "balance the needs of the environment and the economy," saying she supports "clean green technology" and nuclear power and opposes some endangered-species regulations and cap-and-trade anti-pollution measures.