Action Plan for Water Pollution Prevention by P.R. China

The Chinese State Council announced an action plan on April 16 that includes a list of measures to tackle water pollution, with the aim of improving the quality of the water environment around the country by 2030.

Ten major measures are included with specific measures under each; different responsibilities of central-level ministries are clearly stated for specific measures; local governments at all levels are required to implement the action plan without further elaboration of distinctive responsibilities.

For further information, you can download a summary of the action plan and find the full text here.