Date
23 October 2017

Hebei cuts steel output to combat pollution, Xinhua says

The Hebei authorities plan to cut pollution in the province by trimming output of crude steel by 15 million metric tons, cement by 11 million metric tons and flat-panel glass by 18 million units this year, Xinhua reported Sunday, citing sources from Hebei’s Office of Industry and Information Technology. Last year, up to seven of the 10 cities with the highest pollution levels were in Hebei, the report said.

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