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  • Coke compensates workers for pollution
  • Coke compensates workers for pollution
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Coke compensates workers for pollution

Air pollution levels in China are so drastically bad that they have been directly linked with 1.2 million premature deaths. Coca-Cola has announced that it will subsidise foreign employees who move to China with higher wages as a pollution hazard allowance.



  • Article image Edaixi: outsourcing your laundry in China

    Doing laundry is at the bottom of most people's to-do list - the epitome of the boring household chore. In China, Edaixi is an on-demand laundry company providing a swift and efficient service for time-strapped and space-poor Beijingers who want to outsource their laundry.

  • Using big data to solve China’s pollution Using big data to solve China’s pollution

    Air pollution is a major problem in China. Beijing has been named the worst polluted city in the world. In partnership with IBM, the government is using technology and data to predict the occurrence of smog three days in advance and adjust city traffic accordingly.

  • Article image Masking China's pollution concerns

    China’s 474 million-strong consuming class is starting to wonder whether the price they’ve paid for prosperity is worth it, if money can’t safeguard health. Too severe to be ignored, environmental concerns in China are finally beginning to trump economic ones.

  • Article image Coke’s Pure Joy: clean water for China

    As young people in China speak out against social and environmental issues, Coke has stepped in with charitable water brand ‘Chun Yue’, targeting socially conscious Millennials. But is this just a CSR project, or has Coke found a new niche for bottled water in China?