Cleaning China’s "Natural" Cotton

December 15, 2009 by  
Filed under Eco, Green

Credit: Niosh , CC. China ‘s cotton production has wreaked havoc on its landscape: farming in the western Xinjiang province has been associated with the advance of the Taklamaken Deserts–whose dunes have overtaken towns–and as the world’s leading producer and biggest importer of the commodity, the pollution has invariably effected their economy. China’s State Council has sought advice from international researchers to curb the ecological cost of their trade

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Cleaning China’s "Natural" Cotton


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