The International Olympic Committee insisted the Chinese authorities' antipollution measures
- shutting hundreds of factories and keeping cars off the roads - were working.
In particular, it expresses appreciation for Japan's environmental cooperation initiative ''toward a sustainable East Asia'' by which Japan would contribute more than $2 billion over the next five years to antipollution measures
The defendants other than the automakers have already agreed to settle the dispute and offered to set up a medical subsidy program for the patients as well as antipollution measures
, and the plaintiffs have indicated they basically accept the offers, leaving the amount of settlement money to be paid by the automakers the only issue to be unresolved.
The revised law empowers prefectural governors to formulate and implement antipollution measures
such as building flyover roadways at intersections or other designated areas polluted heavily with nitrogen oxides and particles from vehicle emissions that cause asthma.
The legislation would also allow governors to formulate antipollution measures
, including building overpasses at intersections and other areas heavily polluted with nitrogen oxides and particulates from vehicle emissions that cause asthma, the sources said.
These include lower standards for working conditions and less-strict antipollution measures
72), but it also suggests that antipollution measures
could prevent deficits in pulmonary development.
Each area can be equipped with different antipollution measures
, requirements on exploitation of resources and quality monitoring.
52 billion yen in compensation and the central government pledging to implement antipollution measures
There is a limit to what the nation can do to curtail its CO2 emissions just by stepping up its current antipollution measures
NEW YORK -- Mounting evidence of health risks from off-road diesel engines is rousing governments worldwide to adopt increasingly restrictive antipollution measures
The plaintiffs' visit follows their announcement on Monday that 10 companies promised to compensate them, and the central government pledged to implement antipollution measures
, as part of a settlement.