UNEP Environmental Assessment
Expo 2010 Shanghai, China
This report is an independent assessment of the environmental initiatives taken by Shanghai in
its preparation for the World Exposition in 2010 (Expo 2010) in Shanghai, China. It aims to
provide an objective appraisal of the efforts of Shanghai in improving its environmental quality
and organizing an environment-friendly Expo. Measures and achievements are documented
and analyzed and recommendations are made to assist the Shanghai municipal government to
strengthen environmental initiatives for and beyond the Expo 2010.