TITLE

China to hit polluters

AUTHOR(S)
Kovac, Matt; Gibson, Jane
PUB. DATE
March 2007
SOURCE
ICIS Chemical Business;3/12/2007, Vol. 2 Issue 57, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that China's top legislature, the National People's Congress, is expected to review a draft of the changes in penalties imposed on polluters. It could decree higher penalties on polluters to safeguard the country from rampant pollution as a result of rapid economic growth. Tax incentives would be offered to those that take an active role in recycling and reducing waste.
ACCESSION #
24510140

 

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