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Western demand for manufactured goods is a bigger driver of climate change in East Asia than domestic consumption, and coal and a lack of pollution controls exacerbate the problem

2 months ago
Amedeo Tumolillo
n author of the study said that export-related pollution may bring negative weather patterns to East Asia and that some of its effects will spread to other regions.
By Amedeo Tumolillo
Amedeo Tumolillo is the editor-in-chief of SupChina and award-winning multimedia journalist. He previously worked at The New York Times and Spectrum. Follow him on Twitter at @hellotumo.

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