"I may not have agreed with some of the things I was told, but we could sit down and have a civilized conversation."
In addition to dozens of cities being selected by the government to test mandatory garbage sorting, Turner said, it is good to see that many others have been voluntarily experimenting with sorting and recycling to address the public's growing concerns about incinerators.
Xu, the agricultural official, said Hainan will accelerate agricultural standardization to realize comprehensive high efficiency production. It will cultivate 30 leading sectors in planting, aquaculture and processing while developing 30 key products to upgrade the competitiveness of quality Hainan farm produce.
At Cambridge, Mackerras researched the Tang Dynasty, one of the greatest dynasties of imperial China.
China's unprecedented focus on environmental protection and its pledge to prevent foreign garbage from crossing its borders are industry game changers, according to two environmental observers in the United States.
所以，进入现代社会以后，看一个政权对一个区域是否有统治权，首先看其在这个区域是否有发钞权 。当年红军在苏区，就有发钞权 。在一个区域有了发行钞票的权力，也就有了在一个区域收税的权力 。央行就是行使这一权力的部门，各国都是这样 。
In an effort to protect the environment and public health, China banned the import of 24 categories of solid waste－including plastic and paper－on Jan 1. The effort was given a shot in the arm by Premier Li, who vowed in his speech on March 5 to "completely prohibit" the garbage.
Some 78.9 percent of the respondents said the household services they purchased were not professional. Many complained about the poor skills, work ethic, and hygiene of the domestic helpers.
China's latest Cabinet reshuffle during the NPC session also signals its determination to ramp up pollution control efforts, said Wang, a leading expert on environmental law.