Chapter 17 – Major Environmental Incidents and Events in 2013
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1 January

1.1 Jan. 7 Pollution Incident

Aniline leakage occurred in Changzhi City, Shanxi Province on December 31, 2012 at 7:40 a.m. But the provincial government did not receive any report on this incident and, consequently, made no announcement about it until the afternoon of January 5, 2013.

1.2 Jan. 8 Wildlife Protection Law

Legal, ethical, and cultural scholars, delegates to the National People’s Congress (NPC), members of the Chinese…

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“Chapter 17 – Major Environmental Incidents and Events in 2013”, in: Chinese Research Perspectives Online, Edited by: International Advisory Board Chinese Research Perspectives Online. Consulted online on 23 November 2017 <>
First published online: 2016

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