Xiangtan, located in central Hunan Province, is a resource-intensive industrial city and an important base for both the provincial and national economy; meanwhile, its heavy reliance on industries has caused Xiangtan to experience severe air and water pollution. To achieve its ‘blue sky and clean water’ action plan, Xiangtan policymakers need to be increasingly cognizant of multi-pollutant trade-offs and synergies in Xiangtan.

The Case of Xiangtan, China.pdf