Recently, the provincial environmental protection department released the list of counties with ‘Top Ten’ air quality in July province-wide. And the air quality in Yunhe ranked first by composite index among 58 county-level units in the province .
In recent years, Yunhe County adheres to the ecological bottom line, practices green development, carries out the ‘Battle for a Blue Sky’, implements the ‘Smoke control on urban dining industry’, motor vehicle exhaust control, industrial waste gas control, spray paint and waste gas control, ban on rural straw burning and other control complex. It makes clear that the use of coal and other highly polluting fuels is completely prohibited in new projects. In roll paint industry, it promotes the use of water-based paint, prohibits the use of nitrocellulose paint and other non-environmentally friendly paint; it forbids to register the yellow-label vehicles, and supplies gasoline and diesel oil with the national V standard; it eliminates in total 145 boilers, kilns, furnaces, gas generating furnaces and tea furnaces which are listed in the contents of Eliminating the High-Pollution Fuel Boiler; it eliminates more than 1,300 yellow standard cars and old cars, as well as more than 500,000 tons of fall behind production; it also renovated and upgraded 619 ‘disordered and polluted’ enterprises .
Yunhe County also took the lead in formulating and promulgating the "Yunhe County Air Pollution Prevention and Control Action Detailed Rules (2013-2017)", and has formulated the renovation programs in industrial, motor vehicle, social life and agricultural areas; it improve the proportion of subsidies to environmental protection facilities, the whole society invested more than 50000 thousands in the prevention and control of air pollution every year.
The relevant responsible person in charge of the County Environmental Protection Bureau said that they are actively exploring the use of BT, BOT model in the construction, operation and maintenance of air pollution control facilities, encouraging and guiding enterprises to give away the operation and maintenance of the finished pollution control facilities to the third party, and promote the air pollution control work in depth, to further polish the ecological background. (Yunhe County Government Office)