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Beijing tightens smog data controls amid public anger

Measures of the toxin in Chinese cities regularly exceed the World Health Organization's recommended safe limit of 25 microgrammes per cubic metre of air, often by as much as 10 times.


CHINA has established a single network to monitor air pollution levels across the country, as the government attempts to control the spread of information about the country's toxic smog in response to rising public anger.

The announcement follows instructions from the...

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