Air Pollution: How Will China Win its Self-Declared War Against it?

This article first provides an overview of air pollution policies in China since the 1980s, and then discusses two concrete examples of what the authors regard as new interfaces between policy, science, media, industry and population in China.

The article is co-written by Professor Mette Halskov Hansen and Associate Professor Anna L. AhlersThe full-text is available from

A shortened version of the article was published in January 2017 in Eva Sternfeld (Ed.), Routledge Handbook: China’s Environmental Policy. London: Routledge. 

Published Sep. 5, 2015 3:21 PM - Last modified Oct. 23, 2017 7:38 PM