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Air Pollution: What Is Particulate Matter And How Does It Affect The Human Body

Air Pollution: What Is Particulate Matter And How Does It Affect The Human Body
Air Pollution Swachh Guide
Particulate matter (PM), nitrogen dioxide, sulphur dioxide and ozone are the major contributors to air pollution and determine the varied levels of air quality index. What is particulate matter and what are its harmful effects? ...
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80 City-Centric Plans Coming Soon To Make Earth Green, Sky Blue Again, Says Union Minister Prakash Javadekar

80 City-Centric Plans Coming Soon To Make Earth Green, Sky Blue Again, Says Union Minister Prakash Javadekar
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Union Minister Prakash Javadekar said that the Environment Ministry has earmarked Rs 460 crore for an action plan to implement "Control of Pollution" programme for 80 most polluted cities in India ...
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Number Of Days With Good Air Quality Is On The Rise In Delhi, Says Union Minister Prakash Javadekar

Number Of Days With Good Air Quality Is On The Rise In Delhi, Says Union Minister Prakash Javadekar
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Listing out steps taken by the government to tackle air pollution in Delhi, Union Environment and Forest Minister Prakash Javadekar said reducing vehicular pollution was one of the important objectives to combat the problem ...
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Dr. Shashi Tharoor Stresses on The Necessity For Research On Air Pollution In India

Dr. Shashi Tharoor Stresses on The Necessity For Research On Air Pollution In India
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Dr. Shashi Tharoor has emphasised on the need for research on air pollution in India and its impact on health of citizens ...
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Uttar Pradesh Highways To Soon Have Herbal Plantations For Clean Air

Uttar Pradesh Highways To Soon Have Herbal Plantations For Clean Air
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With the aim to improve air quality and promote Ayurveda, Uttar Pradesh Government has launched a pilot project of planting herbal Ayurvedic plants along the highways of 18 districts ...
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Air Pollution: Delhiites Wake Up To A Light Shower, Improved Air Quality

Air Pollution: Delhiites Wake Up To A Light Shower, Improved Air Quality
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Light showers in north India brings brought a sigh of relief for the citizens as the air quality of Delhi and NCR improved to ‘satisfactory’ category from 'poor' category ...
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Pollution Worse In Indian Cities As Registered Vehicles Up By 700 Times Since 1951, Study Suggests

Pollution Worse In Indian Cities As Registered Vehicles Up By 700 Times Since 1951, Study Suggests
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The Centre for Science and Environment study titled, 'At The Crossroads' states that the number of cars registered in India in 10 years, between 2006 to 2015 was almost twice the number of cars registered in 50 years between 1951 and 2005 ...
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#BeatAirPollution: Stark Facts About Air Pollution Crisis You Need To Know

Air Pollution World Environment Day
With #BeatAirPollution being the theme for this year’s World Environment Day, here are some important facts about air pollution that will stun you ...
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Healthier Air Quality In Recently Pedestrianised Zone In Karol Bagh: Centre For Science And Environment Study

Buoyed by the response from people, the the North Delhi Municipal Corporation now plans to expand the scheme to other areas to promote use of public transport and make market areas more pedestrian-friendly
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The researcher found that the average PM2.5 concentration on the traffic-choked Arya Samaj Road is 63.6 micrograms per cubic metre as compared to the 47.7 micrograms per cubic metre on the pedestrianised Ajmal Khan Road ...
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Respite From Air Pollution: Delhi’s Air Quality Improves Significantly Following Rains

Respite From Air Pollution: Delhi’s Air Quality Improves Significantly Following Rains
Air Pollution Delhi News
Delhi's air quality was oscillating between 'very poor' and 'severe' for the last few days because of dust storms but due to rains in north India, the overall air quality of the city has improved to ‘moderate’ ...
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No Respite For Delhiites As The Air Quality Settles In Severe Category, With Dust Storm To Continue Through The Week

Delhi’s air quality index (AQI) on Monday was recorded at 402
Air Pollution Delhi News
Owing to the dust storm being faced by Northwest India, the air quality of the national capital shows no signs of improvement as it remained in the severe category on Monday ...
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Air Pollution: Delhi’s Air Quality Severe, Central Pollution Control Board Convenes Emergency Meeting

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SAFAR said that the whole of northwest Indian region is under the grip of blowing dust and the AQI is predicted to remain in severe to upper side of very poor range on Thursday and Friday ...
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