Beijing Battles Air Pollution

Oct 18, 2013

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The trade winds have dropped off a bit this week, and that’s brought muggier weather to the islands. On most days, the trades are one factor that helps keep Hawaii’s air clean. It’s a very different story for cities in emerging Asia—and one in particular is taking new steps to try to clear the air. HPR’s Bill Dorman has more in today’s Asia Minute.