Administration on Environmental Management
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In the 1950s, a series of earth shaking environmental pollution incidents occurred in the West resulting in severe damage and loss to society at large. On the subsequent, burgeoning of large-scale environmental movements has compelled governments to actively envisage environmental affairs and to be fully involved in the management of environmental issues. As a result, environmental management has gradually become an important function of government, undertaken either by existing government agencies or by specially established agencies.