January 30, 2013
Japan, China Should Tackle Asia Pollution Together
The Asahi Shimbun, Asahi Shimbun
Dense, toxic smog often blankets wide areas of Beijing and other Chinese cities. Air pollution in China is a serious problem. It is also as much Japan's problem as China's as airborne pollution reaches Japan. There is another aspect to the issue. Some 140,000 Japanese now live in China, the result of close economic ties between the two countries. Their health is also at risk.
TAGGED: Beijing, Air Pollution, Asia, China, Japan