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Air Pollution

Air Pollution

Expert Opinion: The Right To Breathe Clean Air

Expert Opinion: The Right To Breathe Clean Air
Air Pollution Blogs Environment
As leaders gather at the United Nations General Assembly to forge recovery from this pandemic, they have the opportunity and duty to simultaneously tackle the deadly pollution and work to achieve everyone's right to breathe clean air ...
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COVID-19: Kurin Systems Introduce First Air Purification Mask Called Kurin Atom

COVID-19: Kurin Systems Introduce First Air Purification Mask Called Kurin Atom
Coronavirus Outbreak Environment News
Wearing a mask-like N95 does not allow the exhaled air to escape fully and may cause breathing issues, say the inventors of an air purification mask ...
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Drivers Who Don’t Shut Their Car Windows Exposed To More Air Pollution: Study

Drivers Who Don't Shut Their Car Windows Exposed To More Air Pollution: Study
Air Pollution Environment News
A global team of researchers led by Surrey's Global Centre for Clean Air Research (GCARE) investigated air pollution exposure levels for commuters in 10 different global cities including India’s Chennai ...
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Air Pollution In Delhi: Punjab, Haryana To Bank On More Machines, Biomass Plants To Reduce Stubble Burning

Air Pollution In Delhi Punjab, Haryana To Bank On More Machines, Biomass Plants To Reduce Stubble Burning
Air Pollution Environment News
According to the Central Pollution Control Board, stubble burning contributed significantly to air pollution in Delhi last year with the share of farm fire smoke in particulate matter peaking to 44 per cent in November ...
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Documents Ready For Smog Tower Installation Project In Delhi, Centre Informs The Supreme Court

Documents Ready For Smog Tower Installation Project In Delhi, Centre Informs The Supreme Court
Air Pollution Delhi Environment News
Solicitor General Tushar Mehta told a Supreme Court bench that the technology for building smog towers will be procured from Minnesota in the United States of America ...
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Air Pollution: Nitrogen Dioxide Levels Fell By More Than 70 Per Cent During COVID-19 Lockdown In New Delhi, Says United Nations

Air Pollution: Nitrogen Dioxide Levels Fell By More Than 70 Per Cent During COVID-19 Lockdown In New Delhi, Says United Nations
Air Pollution Delhi Environment News
According to the United Nations, while air pollution has fallen sharply during the COVID-19 lockdown imposed in countries to contain the spread of the virus, these environmental gains are expected to be temporary if economies reopen without policies in place that prevent air pollution ...
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Air Pollution Affects Health Of 82.2 Per Cent People Out Of 1757: Survey

Air Pollution Affects Health Of 82.2 Per Cent People Out Of 1757: Survey
Air Pollution Coronavirus Outbreak Environment News
The survey highlights that the public is aware that poor air quality affects their health but is not aware of the extent of the damage, says Dr Arvind Kumar, Founder of Lung Care Foundation ...
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Stubble Burning In Punjab May Worsen Air Quality

Stubble Burning In Punjab May Worsen Air Quality
Air Pollution Environment News Punjab
Union Minister Harsimrat Kaur Badal has urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi to allow MPs to use the MPLAD funds to curb the practice of stubble burning by funding stubble cleaning and super seeder machines to farmers ...
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Amid Coronavirus Lockdown, Air Pollution Levels In North India Hit 20-year-Low: NASA

Amid Coronavirus Lockdown, Air Pollution Levels In North India Hit 20-year-Low: NASA
Air Pollution Environment News
Aerosols are tiny solid and liquid particles suspended in the air that reduce visibility and can damage the human lungs and heart ...
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Coronavirus Lockdown: As People Stay Home, Earth Turns Wilder And Cleaner

Coronavirus Lockdown: As People Stay Home, Earth Turns Wilder And Cleaner
Air Pollution Coronavirus Outbreak Environment News Swasth India
As almost all countries across the world have imposed lockdown, the people are indoors which has resulted in a drop in air pollution and many wild animals have been seen coming out from the forests and exploring the cities ...
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Coronavirus Lockdown: 88 Cities Continue To Record Minimal Air Pollution With Restrictions In Place

Coronavirus Lockdown: 88 Cities Continue To Record Minimal Air Pollution With Restrictions In Place
Air Pollution Coronavirus Outbreak Environment News Swasth India
According to experts, since the lockdown was imposed the air quality across the country has shown drastic improvement due to eradication of local pollutants generated due to construction activities and vehicular traffic among others ...
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Air Pollution In India Improves Amid Lockdown Due To Coronavirus

Air Pollution In India Improves Amid Lockdown Due To Coronavirus
Air Pollution Coronavirus Outbreak Environment News Swasth India
According to an official at Indian Meteorological Department, that the pollution levels have plummeted due to reduction in vehicular traffic, shutdown of industries due to lockdown amid coronavirus and western disturbance, which is causing rainfall ...
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