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A massive clean-up starts to heal China’s polluted waters

Dark polluted water from the Zengcheng City.

Contaminated water (dark) in the Dongjiang River in Guangzhou, China, in 2008. A nationwide crackdown on water pollution has led to cleaner rivers and lakes. Credit: China Photos/Getty

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Nature 577, 296 (2020)

doi: https://doi.org/10.1038/d41586-019-03966-7

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