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Poor Air Quality May Affect Recovered COVID-19 Patients: Experts

Poor Air Quality May Affect Recovered COVID-19 Patients: Experts
Air Pollution Coronavirus Outbreak News
Increased level of pollutants in the air can affect people suffering from lung-related disorders such as chronic obstructive lung disease (COPD) and COVID-19, prolonging the process of recovery, according to experts ...
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Pollution Control Body Asks Delhi, NCR To Take Steps To Curb Air Pollution

Pollution Control Body Asks Delhi, NCR To Take Steps To Curb Air Pollution
Air Pollution Delhi News
The CPCB said it has been reviewing air quality and meteorological scenario in Delhi-NCR on a continuous basis ...
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Opinion: Breathing The Unknown – Measuring The Health And Economic Impact Of Air Pollution

Breathing The Unknown - Measuring The Health And Economic Impact Of Air Pollution
Air Pollution Blogs
The health impact that air pollution has on development and growth of infants and children is concerning - it reduces life expectancy, overall brain growth, and productivity in the long run, writes Suresh Kotla, Director - Energy & Environment at Institute for Sustainable Communities (ISC) ...
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Air Pollution Killed 1.67 Million People In India, Leading to Losses Equivalent To INR 260,000 Crores: Lancet Report

Air Pollution Killed 1.67 Million People In India, Leading to Losses Equivalent To INR 260,000 Crores: Lancet Report
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India is facing growing challenges due to air pollution highlights the new report ‘The Global Burden of Disease Study 2019’. A look at top highlights from the report ...
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Ensure No Firecrackers On Christmas, New Year In Delhi: Pollution Watchdog

Ensure No Firecrackers On Christmas, New Year In Delhi: Pollution Watchdog
Air Pollution Delhi News
In an order, CPCB Chairman Shiv Das Meena has also directed the Delhi Pollution Control Committee (DPCC) and the pollution control boards of Haryana, Uttar Pradesh and Rajasthan to ensure that stone crushers and hot mix plants remain closed till January 2, 2021 ...
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1.7 Million Deaths In India Were Attributable To Air Pollution In 2019, Says Scientific Paper

1.7 Million Deaths In India Were Attributable To Air Pollution In 2019, Says Scientific Paper
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The findings in the latest analysis show that 40 per cent of the disease burden due to air pollution is from lung diseases ...
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World Carbon Dioxide Emissions Drop 7 Per Cent In Pandemic-Hit 2020

World Carbon Dioxide Emissions Drop 7 Per Cent In Pandemic-Hit 2020
Air Pollution Environment News
Scientists say that the drop in carbon emissions is majoly because people are staying home, travelling less by car and plane due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic but they warn emissions are expected to jump back up after the health crisis ends ...
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Green Cover On Both Sides Of Highways Essential To Curb Vehicular Pollution: National Green Tribunal

Green Cover On Both Sides Of Highways Essential To Curb Vehicular Pollution: National Green Tribunal
Air Pollution National Nutrition Month News
The National Green Tribunal (NGT) issued the direction after acknowledging that green cover on both sides of highways is absolutely essential to mitigate adverse impact of vehicular pollution on the highways ...
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National Green Tribunal Directs NCR Local Bodies To Ensure Sprinkling Water Before Sweeping Roads

National Green Tribunal Directs NCR Local Bodies To Ensure Sprinkling Water Before Sweeping Roads
Air Pollution National Green Tribunal News
The National Green Tribunal issued the order after acknowledging that dust pollution is a significant component of air pollution and that sweeping of roads is one of the sources of dust pollution ...
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National Green Tribunal Extends Ban On Sale, Use Of Firecrackers Until COVID-19 Situation Improves

National Green Tribunal Extends Ban On Sale, Use Of Firecrackers Until COVID-19 Situation Improves
Air Pollution Coronavirus Outbreak News
The National Green Tribunal directed to restrict the use of firecrackers in cities and towns, where air quality is 'moderate' or below to green crackers only and for the duration of not more than two hours ...
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On ‘Mann Ki Baat’, PM Narendra Modi Shares Story Of Haryana Farmer Who Sells Stubble To Earn Money

On 'Mann Ki Baat', PM Narendra Modi Shares Story Of Haryana Farmer Who Sells Stubble To Earn Money
Air Pollution News
In his Mann ki Baat episode on November 29, Prime Minister Narendra Modi shared the story of a farmer from Haryana who is making money by selling stubble to agro energy plant and paper mill ...
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Stubble Burning Rose By More Than 20 Per Cent This Year: Air Quality Commission Official

Stubble Burning Rose By More Than 20 Per Cent This Year: Air Quality Commission Official
Air Pollution Delhi News
According to K J Ramesh, member of the commission for air quality management, the commission has started interactions with various groups in Delhi including the Central Pollution Control Board, India Meteorological Department and Indian Agricultural Research Institute on improving air qualty ...
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