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Cleaning up Asia's polluted air

With sufficient resources and nationwide policy coordination, China has the opportunity to set an example for the region.

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A polluted day in Beijing in June 2019. A 2018 Chinese University of Hong Kong study estimated that China suffers over one million premature deaths per year due to air pollution.

AS THE lure of economic opportunity and modern lifestyles draw people into cities, the long-running trend of global urbanisation continues unabated.

And with the passing of yet another World Environment Day on June 5, it's noteworthy that urban air pollution is still primarily an Asian...

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