TITLE

The Green Leap Forward

AUTHOR(S)
Larson, Christina
PUB. DATE
July 2007
SOURCE
Washington Monthly;Jul/Aug2007, Vol. 39 Issue 7, p16
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the pollution problem in China. Report says that 90 percent of the country's cities have contaminated groundwater. The World Bank predicts that by 2022, China's shortage of clean water will create 30 million environmental refugees. Later in 2007, China is expected to overtake the U.S. as the world's largest emitter of greenhouse gases and within twenty-five years, its annual contribution to global warming could triple.
ACCESSION #
25919870

 

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