A Jersey Guy's Excellent Adventure in China

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China Chokes on Dirty, Smoggy Air

When I walked to my office today, I couldn’t see the building until I was almost at the front door. My eyesight isn’t the greatest, but that wasn’t the problem. It was Zhengzhou’s dreadful air pollution. Today was the worst I’ve seen so far. A thick layer of grimy smog blanketed the city, cutting visibility… Read More ›

Filthy Air About to Get Even Filthier

Zhengzhou, like most major Chinese cities, has a severe air-pollution problem. And it’s about to get worse. I’ve gotten used to the heavy smog and dirty air since arriving here in late August, though I haven’t had to use the breathing masks I brought with me as a safeguard. That may be about to change…. Read More ›