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Introduction by Hans in ‘t Veen on 8 Oct
Li, departmental director of environmental protection in the Chinese metropolis of Langfang, can feel his superiors breathing down his neck. How can he clean the air in China’s most polluted city? He has no room to manoeuvre because industry may under no circumstances suffer as a result of his activity. Smog Town dramatically shows the powerlessness of a system that offers a stark choice between progress and a healthy living environment.