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A worker moves coal briquettes onto a pedicabat at a coal... Fotografía de noticiasAdulto,Carbón,China,Contaminación del aire,Cuestiones ambientales,Desastre ecológico,Hombres,Horizontal,Huaibei,Ilustración,Medio ambiente,Movimiento,Negocio,Oficio,Provincia de Anhui,Servicio de entrega,Técnica de ilustraciónPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPA worker moves coal briquettes onto a pedicabat at a coal distribution business in Huaibei, central China's Anhui province on January 30, 2013. Environmental concerns -- particularly over the use of coal -- have been pushed to the top of the agenda after much of the country was covered with a blanket of pollution this past month. The air quality index (AQI) from the Beijing Municipal Environmental Monitoring Centre reached 993 during the worst of the pollution, almost 40 times the World Health Organisation's recommended safe limit. CHINA OUT AFP PHOTO (Photo credit should read STR/AFP/Getty Images)