Air pollution control and treatment in Beijing-Tianjin-Hebei region...
On August 24, Ministry of Environment Protection published an "Action Plan on Comprehensive Control and Treatment for Autumn and Winter Air Pollution of 2017-2018". Based on the plan target, from October 2017 to March 2018, the air pollution transmission channel city of Beijing-Tianjin-Hebei region (hereinafter referred to as "2+26" cities) shall comprehensively reach assessment indicators of Action Plan on Air Pollution Control and Treatment with PM2.5 concentration being a year-on-year decrease of more than 15% and heavy pollution days of more than 15%.
① "Disqualified Enterprise" shall be banned before the end of September
② Beijing, Tianjin, Langfang and Baoding shall finish "Forbidden Coal Area" construction task before late October and thoroughly "zero clearing" scattered coal.
③ Before late October, unfinished control and treatment projects in respect of volatile organic compounds (VOC) from chemical industry such as medicine, pesticide, industry coating including automobile making, machinery manufacturing and furniture production as well as packaging and printing industry shall be halted for remediation.
④ Since October, no general diesel fuel is allowed to be sold in Beijing
⑤ It is forbidden to sell and let off fireworks in certain conditional cities all time