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Oxygen mask for the city. Constructing forest cities in China

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The intense air pollution has made several Chinese cities almost uninhabitable. Vertical forests designed by the architect Stefano Boeri aim to respond to the national environmental challenge. 100-200 tree- and plant-covered skyscrapers can absorb up to 25 tons of carbon a year and produce about 60 kg of oxygen every day.

● How to incorporate plants into existing buildings?

● How do vertical forests transform the megacity ecosystem?