The Impact of China Manufacturing on the Environment
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This paper bases on the Chinese manufacturing industries, evaluates the impact of commodity manufacturing on the environment from the perspective of commodity production. We mainly use I–O models to measure the energy and raw materials that are directly or indirectly needed by the production sector and the impacts on the environment, these impacts include the discharge of pollutants in the production of goods and the environmental impact of the production of intermediates.
KeywordsManufacturing industries Pollutants emission Energy
This article is supported by the following agencies: (1) “Discipline and Professional Construction” Project of Scientific Research of the GuangDong Province, (No. 2013WYXM0102). (2) Project of China Postdoctoral Science Foundation (No. 2013T60217). (3) Project of Scientific Research of the Chinese Ministry of Education (No. 15YJA790033). (4) 2014 Key platform construction Project & Development Program for Major Projects and Achievements (No. 2014 Guangdong Provincial Department of Education).
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