Crime and carbon punishment: Chinese province issues first court guidelines for forestry sink-focused compensation scheme

Published 12:29 on September 27, 2022  /  Last updated at 21:44 on November 23, 2022  /  Asia Pacific, China  /  No Comments

A Chinese province has published a set of work guidelines that lays out how lawbreakers can be made to buy forestry carbon sinks under an ecological compensation scheme, the first of its kind in the country that has drawn mixed feedback from observers.

A Chinese province has published a set of work guidelines that lays out how lawbreakers can be made to buy forestry carbon sinks under an ecological compensation scheme, the first of its kind in the country that has drawn mixed feedback from observers.

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