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New Delhi’s Poisonous Air A Perennial Crisis Of Its Own Making: Experts

New Delhi's Poisonous Air A Perennial Crisis Of Its Own Making: Experts
Air Pollution Delhi News
According to experts, more than half the pollutants in Delhi's air are the result of vehicular emissions, toxic waste and smoke from the thousands of small unregulated industrial units and dust from construction sites ...
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Steep Rise In Stubble Burning Incidents In Punjab This Year

Steep Rise In Stubble Burning Incidents In Punjab This Year
Air Pollution News Punjab
According to Central Pollution Control Board, stubble burning has increased by 46.5 per cent during 2020 in comparison to 2019 ...
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United Nations: COVID-19 Lockdowns Slashed Pollutants, Not CO2 Levels

United Nations: COVID-19 Lockdowns Slashed Pollutants, Not CO2 Levels
Air Pollution Coronavirus Outbreak Environment News
According to World Meteorological Organization, there has been a slight decrease in the use of carbon, which is a slightly positive thing but more is required ...
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Air Quality Management Commission Should Consider Use Of Bio-Decomposer For Stubble: Delhi Environment Minister

Air Quality Management Commission Should Consider Use Of Bio-Decomposer For Stubble: Delhi Environment Minister
Air Pollution Delhi News
Delhi Environment Minister Gopal Rai said stubble burning has contributed to escalation of COVID-19 cases in last 15 days as it has made Delhi's air more poisonous ...
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Mizoram To Ban Bursting Of Firecrackers On Christmas, New Year

Mizoram To Ban Bursting Of Firecrackers On Christmas, New Year
Air Pollution Coronavirus Outbreak Mizoram News
According to State Health and Family Welfare Board official, Christmas and New Year celebrations are likely to be subdued due to the COVID-19 outbreak ...
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Stubble-Burning Led To High COVID Death Rate In Delhi, Downtrend Expected In 2-3 Weeks: Delhi Health Minister

Stubble-Burning Led To High COVID Death Rate In Delhi, Downtrend Expected In 2-3 Weeks: Delhi Health Minister
Air Pollution Coronavirus Outbreak Delhi News
According to Delhi Health Minister Satyendar Jain, there was heavy pollution due to stubble-burning amid the COVID-19 pandemic and it came as a double attack on the capital ...
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Stubble Burning Continues In Parts Of Punjab  

Stubble Burning Continues In Parts Of Punjab
Air Pollution News Punjab
The process of burning farm residue and vehicular emission are the major causes of air pollution in parts of north India, deteriorating the air quality around this time of the year ...
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Pollution Levels Higher In Delhi This Diwali As Compared To 2019: Central Pollution Control Board

Pollution Levels Higher In Delhi This Diwali As Compared To 2019: Central Pollution Control Board
Air Pollution Delhi News
In 2020, on Diwali day, a decrease in PM 10 and PM 2.5 was observed as compared to pre-Diwali day by about 16 per cent and 18 per cent, stated Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) ...
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Air Pollution And COVID-19: Is It About Time To Shift From Cloth Mask To Pollution Safe N95 Or N99 Mask?

Air Pollution And COVID-19 Is It About Time To Shift From Cloth Mask To Pollution Safe N95 Or N99 Mask
Air Pollution Coronavirus Outbreak News
A recent Harvard study has shown that people with COVID-19 who live in regions with high levels of air pollution are more likely to die from the disease than people who live in less polluted areas ...
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50,000 Trees Saved And Agricultural Waste Prevented From Burning By This Nagpur Warrior, Here’s How

50,000 Trees Saved And Agricultural Waste Prevented From Burning By This Nagpur Warrior, Here's How
Maharashtra Waste Warriors Of India
10 years ago, 52-year-old Vijay Limaye from Nagpur, decided to find an alternative to wooden logs used in cremation and today he saves at least 1,000 trees from felling every month ...
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73% Of Delhi-NCR Residents’ Family Members Are Facing Air Pollution Related Ailments, Experts Say The Number Will Rise

73% Of Delhi-NCR Residents’ Family Members Are Facing Air Pollution Related Ailments, Experts Say The Number Will Rise
Air Pollution Delhi News
According to a survey conducted by LocalCircles, a community social media platform, 85 per cent of 5,965 responses from Delhi said they have one or more member at home suffering from pollution related ailments including cold, cough, burning eyes, and headache ...
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Delhi Is Observing The Third Wave Of Coronavirus, Here’s What You Need To Know

Delhi Is Observing The Third Wave Of Coronavirus, Here’s What You Need To Know
Air Pollution Coronavirus Outbreak Delhi
According to ICMR Director General, Balram Bhargava factors such as pollution, cold weather, festivals, wedding season, apart from travels in Delhi-NCR are leading to gatherings, which is resulting in spike in COVID-19 cases ...
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