Environmental Protection
in China

Information Office of the State Council
Of the People's Republic of China
June 1996, Beijing

Contents

Foreword

I. The Choice of Implementing a Sustainable Develop-ment Strategy

II. Improving the Legal and Administrative Systems Step by Step

III. The Prevention and Control of Industrial Pollution and the Comprehensive Improvement of the Urban Environment

IV. Territorial Control and Rural Environmental Protec-tion

V. Protection of the Ecological Environment and Biodiv-ersity

VI. Environmental Science and Technology, and Envi-ronmental Publicity and Education

VII. Taking Vigorous Action to Promote International Cooperation in Environmental Protection