China is known around the world as a beautiful country with stunning landscapes, but that may not be for long. With a rising pollution problem, China is steadfastly becoming one of the world’s most polluted places and these photographs will show you just how bad at is.
A woman collects plastic bottles near river polluted by red dye
Worker cleaning up oil from the water in Dalian, Liaoning
Workers clean up floating garbage on the Yangtze River
Workers try to drain sewage water from leaking sewage tank in Shanghang, Fujian
Boy swims in algae water in Gingdao, Shangong
Buildings surrounded by smog in Beijing
A child drinks water from a stream in Fuyuan county, Yunnan province
Child swims in polluted reservoir, Pingba
Cleaning the dead fish away at a lake in Wuhan, Hubei province
Fake Hong Kong skyline for tourists
The Great Wall of China
Heavily polluted river in Jiaxing, Zhejiang
Journalist takes sample of red polluted water from the Jianhe river
Man walks by pipe discharing waste in Yangtze river
People walking through smong in Beijing, which is 40 times over the international standard.
Pollution from a factory in Yutian, 100km east of Beijing.
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