Pollution from China's growth 'takes toll on health'
18 October 2012 Last updated at 23:41 BST
China's economic growth has eased for the seventh quarter in a row and demand for its products are declining.
But its economy is still growing at a rate of 7.5% a year, which is a boom by Western standards.
Damian Grammaticas looks at what toll China's society is paying for this growth.