We could convince ID thieves to buy ID theft insurance with the stolen identity first thing. Then the person they stole the identity of would be paid back for everything they steal. Then the problem can increase a hundred fold and who would care.
You can do anything you set your mind to when you have vision, determination, and an endless supply of expendable labor.
The reason why the free market hasn't built a totally green city yet is because it doesn't make sense economically. When it does make sense economically we'll see green cities everywhere. Leave it to China to use government power to force worthless crap for purely political and PR reasons.