25March2013 issue of TIME had the following:
1. Tai Lake, the third largest in China, providing water to 30 million, was classified as a major natural disaster from toxic contamination.
2. The wheat grown around Tianying carries 24 times the permissible level of lead, due to lead runoff from industry.
3. Sulfur dioxide in Uranmqi, a hub of 3 million people in northwestern China, measure ten times higher that is considered to be safe.