Jiangsu es­ca­lates smog alerts

Global Times US Edition - - BIZUPDATE -

Steel mills, coke plants and coal-fired util­i­ties in East China’s Jiangsu Prov­ince will have to slash pro­duc­tion ca­pac­ity af­ter pro­vin­cial au­thor­i­ties es­ca­lated their smog alert for the next three days.

Air pol­lu­tion is ex­pected to worsen from Tues­day un­til Fri­day, trig­ger­ing a level two or­ange smog alert in the coun­try’s four-level sys­tem, the Depart­ment of Ecol­ogy and En­vi­ron­ment of Jiangsu Prov­ince said.

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