Anthropogenic greenhouse gas emissions are the main cause of climate change. Its effects on global warming are devastating. China is the most polluted country in the world and the terrible condition of the air in its cities is just one of the examples. Air pollution has become a major issue here, and poses a threat to Chinese public health. Zhong Nanshan, the president of the China Medical Association, warned in 2012 that air pollution could become the country’s biggest health threat. Lung cancer and cardiovascular disease were increasing because of steel factory, vehicle air pollution and tobacco smoking.
These haunting pictures of a steel factory in China prove how close we are to the end of the world
1. A steel factory in China
2. Just wondering how can someone work out there without a mask
3. Loading coal into a furnace