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Oct2017
New airplane biofuels plan would 'destroy rainforests', warn campaigners A new plan to accelerate production of biofuels for passenger planes has drawn stinging criticism from environmentalists who argue that most of the world’s rainforests might have to be cleared to produce the necessary crops.

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Oct2017
Intricate monitoring web in Handan provides impetus for targeted battle against smog To further improve air environmental quality, timely spot sources of pollution, Handan city of Hebei Province installed 196 mini-air monitoring stations in the city proper,

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Oct2017
3 Chinese irrigation projects honored as world heritage Three ancient irrigation sites from China have been inscribed as world heritage: the Huang Ju irrigation, Hanzhong three weirs and Yellow River ancient canalization projects.

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Oct2017
Italian architect's 'vertical forest' to address pollution Italian architect and urban planner Stefano Boeri has come to global prominence for his high-rise towers that are engulfed by plants and trees. Reminiscent of the ancient Hanging Gardens of Babylon, his famed project is termed the "verti...
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