"Can't really find details (no surprise there), except something vague as in the Guardian:"Most of the affected farmland lies along the eastern coast which is the most developed region and home to much of the country's heavy industry.…"
"I'd still like to know more details about who this came from and what definitions they used and other facts like, is this contamination pretty widely spread, or is it heavily concentrated in certain areas that we'd all like to plan…"
"western farmland contamination may mainly from chemical fetilizer, pestcide and weedicide. while in china, besides what's listed, the contamination also comes from mining, ilegal release of industrial wastewater, irrigation with contaminated…"
"ok, maybe now we're getting somewhere. Just for the context, if you dont mind letting us know - your profile says youre in Hong Kong but not much else, so are you speaking about the chinese educational system from personal experience, what…"
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"About the education comment and how Chinese score high on tests.Look up the Finnish educational system, basically they do it completely different with small classes and hardly any testing or rigid school programs. Yet they score as one of the…"
""This is the land where the list of inventions starts with things like paper and silk.. what has happened to creativity and imagination in china, qualities that all normal healthy children are born with?"Communism happened, and before…"
"you were pointing at the things that dont seem to make sense, like with the economy involved in choosing shoes that isnt really economy in the long run - and I read what you were saying as 'see? theres a contradiction right…"
""No, what I was trying to get at here is the contradiction between super-bright and hard-working students and the adults they turn into that seem to get that creativity and imagination turned off somewhere along the way..."