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Chinese pollution is so bad that it’s almost poetic

Smog in China

The rapid modernization and industrialization that in three decades has transformed China from a rural country into an economic giant, has not been entirely painless.

The downside (there would be many others, to be honest) is the heavy air pollution that literally surrounds many Chinese cities and industrial centers. Over the years we collected a series of surreal images of Chinese smog, despite being dramatic, turn out to be really striking.

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China air pollution images

Changsha, Hunan
Smog in Changsha
Getty Images

Smog in Cina

Topic: Chinese pollution, Chinese pollution images, Chinese pollution problem,Chinese pollution pictures,Chinese pollution facts,Chinese air pollution,Chinese pollution bad

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