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Air Pollution: Delhi's Air Quality Deteriorates To 'Very Poor' Again; Weekend Rain May Bring Relief
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Air Pollution: Delhi’s Air Quality Deteriorates To ‘Very Poor’ Again; Weekend Rain May Bring Relief

Air pollution level in Delhi has increased again after a little relief of two days as Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) records an air quality of 'very poor' category while the authorities predict rainfall on weekends which may improve the air quality ...
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Air Quality Improves In Delhi, SAFAR Says ‘Relief Temporary’

According to SAFAR, the increased wind speed in the NCR region has aided in dispersion of pollutants, resulting in the air quality improving to the ‘poor’ category ...
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7th Edition Of National Level Pollution Response Exercise Held In Mumbai
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7th Edition Of National Level Pollution Response Exercise Held In Mumbai

During the phase one, a table top exercise simulating oil spill from a tanker was conducted, while a real-time demonstration of oil spill scenario was conducted during the second phase ...
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Air Pollution: 73 Per Cent Of Delhi Residents 'Not Satisfied' With Air Quality, Says A Study
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Air Pollution: 73 Per Cent Of Delhi Residents ‘Not Satisfied’ With Air Quality, Says A Study

A study conducted by United Residents Join Action (URJA) found that Eighty nine per cent of the respondents living near pollution monitoring stations are not aware about the pollution monitoring in their area and lack knowledge about basic facts related to air pollution ...
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Air Pollution Can Hamper Work Productivity: Study

The study also suggests that working in highly polluted setting for long periods of time could also affect your mood ...
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Air Pollution: Washington University To Be Part Of A Study On Air Quality Evaluation In Delhi

The MoU is aimed at undertaking a joint study for the real time air quality monitoring and identification of pollution sources in Delhi for the duration of 18 months ...
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Air Pollution: Delhi's Air Quality Worsens As Impact Of Rain Subsides, Says Authorities
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Air Pollution: Delhi’s Air Quality Worsens As Impact Of Rain Subsides, Says Authorities

Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) said that as the impact of rain reduces, the air pollution level began to rise on Monday as Delhi recorded an Air Quality Index (AQI) of "very poor" category ...
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Despite Efforts By The Government, December 2018 Saw The Worst Air Pollution In Last 5 Years, Says IIT-Kanpur
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Despite Efforts By The Government, December 2018 Saw The Worst Air Pollution In Last 5 Years, Says IIT-Kanpur

According to IIT Kanpur, due to wide-level burning of wood and biomass for heating purposes during winter nights and due to high vehicular emissions, cities like Delhi, Muzaffarpur, Kolkata, Patna, Raipur, and Mumbai have suffered the worst levels of pollution during December 2018 ...
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Air Pollution: Delhi’s Air Quality Improves After Rainfall, Say Authorities

After two weeks of severe air pollution, Delhi's air quality had improved significantly on Sunday after rains washed away the pollutants and cleansed the air ...
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Plant Hedges And Curb Air Pollution, Say Researchers

As per the study by Global Centre for Clean Air Research, hedges are the most effective green infrastructure in improving air quality under different wind directions ...
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Poor Air Quality: EPCA Lashes Out At Authorities Over Traffic Congestion, Garbage Burning
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Poor Air Quality: EPCA Lashes Out At Authorities Over Traffic Congestion, Garbage Burning

In a meeting to take stock of Delhi's air pollution situation, Environment Pollution Control Authority (EPCA) Chairperson Bhure Lal expressed disappointment with the civic bodies on gaps in monitoring garbage accumulation and opening burning of waste and ordered the police to prevent traffic congestion to curb pollution ...
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Air Pollution: Delhi Air Quality Remains Severe; Entry Of Trucks Banned For 24 Hours

National Capital Region’s air quality shows no signs of improvement as authorities warn the condition is likely to worsen due to unfavourable meteorological condition unless sufficient rainfall brings respite ...
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