05 Jul '12, 6pm

Making pollution costly: How China, British Columbia, and Australia are trying to get it done

Making pollution costly: How China, British Columbia, and Australia are trying to get it done

Photos taken over Australia and China during one flight. (Photo by hayzen77 .) This Times report about groundbreaking anti-pollution protests in China ends in a weird way. The story relates how unique protests in the country have stopped the creation of a copper smelting operation in Shifang. And then, as a coda: But to the extent China toughens its environmental standards, it could erode some of the competitive advantage of Chinese companies and affect those multinationals that depend on Chinese suppliers for a huge variety of materials. The “but” is a tremendously odd final note in an otherwise optimistic article. The Times is essentially saying, “In a repressive regime, people are finally fighting back. But it might diminish the country’s business advantage to address pollution, so …” It’s particularly odd when one considers the artificiality of that business advantage....

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