The Ministry of Ecology and Environment will launch seven special campaigns this year


Xinhua News Agency, Beijing, March 29 (Reporter Gao Jing) The Ministry of Ecology and Environment will launch seven special campaigns this year to focus on fighting pollution, Liu Youbin, spokesman for the Ministry of Ecology and Environment, said Tuesday.

At the press conference held on the same day, he introduced the seven special actions are: The Ministry of Ecology and Environment and relevant departments jointly carried out the "Green Shield 2018" special action for supervision and inspection of nature reserves, the comprehensive treatment of air pollution in key regions, the implementation of the "Implementation Plan for prohibiting the entry of foreign garbage and Promoting the reform of the Solid Waste Import Management System", the crackdown on the illegal transfer and dumping of solid waste and hazardous waste, the discharge of waste incineration and power generation industry, and the urban black and smelly water bodies Renovation, construction of sewage treatment facilities in towns and parks, and environmental remediation of centralized drinking water sources.

From the beginning of April 2017, the former Ministry of Environmental Protection deployed forces from across the country to the Beijing-Tianjin-Hebei region and surrounding areas to carry out a one-year intensified supervision of air pollution prevention and control.

Liu Youbin said that strengthening supervision to highlight law enforcement priorities, highlighting the Beijing-Tianjin-Hebei region and the surrounding key areas of air pollution prevention and control, focusing on the special period of autumn and winter in the time period, closely focusing on the gas "scattered pollution" enterprises in the industry, concentrating superior forces to do a good job; We have paid more attention to the efficiency of law enforcement, optimized law enforcement methods and adjusted law enforcement strategies through law enforcement in different places, cross-enforcement, and effectively avoided protectionism. Effectively transmit pressure, not only find problems, but also seriously pursue responsibility and accountability.

"Strengthening supervision is a new long-term mechanism for environmental law enforcement that has been optimized and improved on the basis of past work, and it is not a short-term act, and it is not a ringing of the gong in the past year." He said that the newly formed Ministry of Ecology and Environment will continue to promote the use of the experience accumulated by strengthening supervision this year, and fully launch seven special actions as a landmark project to comprehensively fight the battle against pollution prevention and control, in order to strive to meet the people's higher expectations and requirements for the quality of the ecological environment.