Shanghai sees 90% households compliant with garbage sorting practice

China Daily (Europe) | Jan 16, 2020 at 12:00 AM
  • East China’s metropolis of Shanghai has seen 90 percent of housing estates compliant with the mandatory garbage sorting regulation in effect since July 2019, said Ying Yong, mayor of Shanghai on Wednesday.
  • A total of 237 Chinese cities have started to practice garbage sorting.
  • Garbage sorting practices have reached over 70 percent of housing estates in 18 cities including Shanghai, Xiamen, Hangzhou, Ningbo, Guangzhou and Shenzhen.