Smog-filled Beijing is building a ‘green necklace’ around the city to curb pollution

Beijing’s pollution problem is no secret – earlier this year the city even created an environmental police squad in a desperate bid to stop smog. Now the surrounding province of Hebei is taking steps of its own to combat the dangerous health risk. The government will turn to nature to create a “green necklace” by planting trees and creating green belts.

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