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Beijing declared an increased level of danger due to high level of air pollution

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The authorities of the Chinese capital have declared an increased (yellow) level of environmental threat due to high level of air pollution. This was reported on Thursday by the Beijing Meteorological Department.

As follows from the distributed statement, in the next few days local construction companies should stop carrying out outdoor work. On major highways, it is prescribed to clean the roadway at least once more per day than usual. Enterprises that are a source of pollution should limit the use of production equipment.

The orange danger level in China is declared if the concentration of harmful particles in the atmosphere can exceed the mark of 200 microns per square meter. m for two consecutive days.

In China, there are four degrees of environmental danger - red (maximum), orange (high), yellow (increased) and blue (medium).