76 days out of 90 with fine air quality in Chongqing
The number of days with fine air quality in Chongqing reached 76 in the first quarter of 2019.
CHONGQING (CQNEWS) -- According to the Chongqing Ecological Environment Bureau, in the first quarter of 2019, the number of days with fine air quality in Chongqing reached 76, among which, good quality accounts for 16 days and moderate accounts for 60 days. Monitoring data shows that the AQI of Chongqing ranks first among 4 municipalities in our country and fifth among 11 provinces along Yangtze River Economic Zone.
Made Strategic Map & Fought for 5 times
Aiming at the air pollution prevention and control work, the Bureau has made a Strategic Map for 2019 Blue Sky Protection Campaign in accordance with more than 2,000 projects and management measures, 70 items, 8 categories.
To actively and effectively deal with air pollution in winter and spring, the Bureau, working with experts and departments like Chongqing Meteorological Bureau, accurately analyzes the trend and causes of pollution in key areas, periods, industries and points to timely predict polluted or critical polluted weather, so as to make responses in advance.
"Fireworks and firecrackers shot off during the Spring Festival have always been an important factor in air pollution," said the relevant person in charge of the Bureau. The new Chongqing Fireworks and Firecrackers Management Regulation which has been written the word "prohibited” instead of "restricted” for setting off fireworks and firecrackers in the main urban areas of Chongqing have been formally implemented since February this year.
Meanwhile, it strengthens joint prevention and control at Sichuan, Chongqing, the main urban areas and the western part of Chongqing as well as highlights the traffic, dust, industrial and living pollution, publicizing the hazards of air pollution via TV, newspapers, websites, WeChat and public display screens to enhance the concept and action for pollution control of whole people.
More beautiful views of Chongqing set off by blue sky
(Translated by Jiang Yuling, Fathom Language Limited)