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China toppling 1,000 chimneys in 100 days

Authorities in north China's Hebei province have started demolishing hundreds of chimneys and coal-fired boilers in an effort to tackle air pollution.

They aim to tear down 1,026 chimneys and 734 coal-fired boilers across Handan City in the course of just 100 days.

Tom Santorelli reports.

  • 29 Apr 2014
  • From the section Asia
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