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Smog season

Published October 22. 2013 4:00AM
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A man pushes a bike onto a bridge during a day of heavy pollution Monday in Harbin in northeast China's Heilongjiang province. Visibility shrank to less than half a football field and small-particle pollution soared to a record 40 times higher than an international safety standard in the northern Chinese city as the region entered its high-smog season.

A man pushes a bike onto a bridge during a day of heavy pollution Monday in Harbin in northeast China's Heilongjiang province. Visibility shrank to less than half a football field and small-particle pollution soared to a record 40 times higher than an international safety standard in the northern Chinese city as the region entered its high-smog season.

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