• 2014中国近9成大城市空气质量不达标

    15-02-08 Nearly 90 percent of China's big cities failed to meet air quality standards in 2014, but that was still an improvement on 2013 as the country's war on pollution began to take effect, the environment ministry said on Monday. 环保部周一表示,2014年中...

  • 朦胧的麦加朝圣之路

    14-12-16 Dangerously high levels of air pollutants are being released in Mecca during the hajj, the annual holy pilgrimage in which millions of Muslims on foot and in vehicles converge on the Saudi Arabian city, according to findings reported today at the Am...

  • 全球海洋中漂浮的塑料污染物重达26.9万吨

    14-12-11 Nearly 269,000 tons of plastic pollution may be floating in the world's oceans, according to a study published December 10, 2014 in the open-access journal PLOS ONE by Marcus Eriksen from Five Gyres Institute and colleagues. Microplastic pollution i...

  • 天然气开采泄露的化合物可能影响人类生殖发育

    14-12-08 Unconventional oil and gas (UOG) operations combine directional drilling and hydraulic fracturing, or fracking, to release natural gas from underground rock. Recent discussions have centered on potential air and water pollution from chemicals used i...

  • 北京邀海外投资者帮忙解决环境污染问题

    14-12-04 Beijing has invited overseas investment to help solve environmental pollution and other problems plaguing the capital, according to a vice mayor. 北京某副市长称,北京已邀请海外投资集团帮助解决市内环境污染与其它问题。 We're fighting a hard battle aga...

  • 法律英语:Environment protection 环境保护

    14-11-25 Environmental law heavily intertwined with administrative law. 环保法与行政法紧密联系在一起。 Environmental problems directly affect the quality of people's lives. 环境问题直接影响人们的生活质量。 An act that is destructive to the environment may be...

  • 中国将保护国内湖泊免受污染

    14-11-19 China has published an action plan to protect the country's lakes from pollution. 中国颁布一份行动方案以保护国内的湖泊免受污染。 An executive meeting of the State Council, China's Cabinet, in December last year approved a plan on protection of lakes...

  • 环境污染可能导致自闭症

    14-10-24 Pollution could be a factor in autism, researchers have found. 研究者们发现,环境污染可能会导致自闭症。 They say children with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) were more likely to have been exposed to higher levels of certain air toxics during their m...

  • 印度臭氧污染损害的庄稼足够养活0.9亿人

    14-09-05 In one year, India's ozone pollution damaged millions of tons of the country's major crops, causing losses of more than a billion dollars and destroying enough food to feed tens of millions of people living below the poverty line. These are findings...

  • 树木能拯救生命并减少呼吸道疾病

    14-07-29 In the first broad-scale estimate of air pollution removal by trees nationwide, U.S. Forest Service scientists and collaborators calculated that trees are saving more than 850 human lives a year and preventing 670,000 incidents of acute respiratory...