2009: A Waste Crisis at a Crossroads
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In The China Environment Yearbook, Volume 5 | ISBN: 9789004183025

China experienced a waste crisis in 2009. The construction of waste incineration power plants triggered many mass incidents. The government strongly supported incineration power plants, regardless of opposing opinions by experts. It is time to reach a consensus on the environmental consequences and social harm brought by…

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Yang, Changjiang, “2009: A Waste Crisis at a Crossroads”, in: Chinese Research Perspectives Online, Edited by: International Advisory Board Chinese Research Perspectives Online. Consulted online on 18 October 2018 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2213-6002_crpn_C9789004183025_020>

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