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Six Of The Country’s Most Polluted Cities Are In Uttar Pradesh While Top Two In Jharkhand, Reveals Greenpeace Study

Uttar Pradesh is home to six of the top ten most polluted cities in the country
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According to the Greenpeace India study, Jharkhand’s Jharia was titled as the most polluted city in the country while Delhi, known for its hazardous air quality saw a marginal improvement this year ...
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Pollution Pods At UN Climate Summit Help People Experience Delhi’s Smog

Pollution Pods At UN Climate Summit Help People Experience Delhi’s Smog
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Safe perfume blends and fog machines have been used to imitate the air quality of some of the world's most polluted cities - New Delhi, London, Beijing and Sao Paulo ...
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Research Finds Dramatic Health Benefits, Following Reduction In Air Pollution

Research Finds Dramatic Health Benefits, Following Reduction In Air Pollution
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When Emissions of the major pollutants like particulate matter (PM), sulfur oxides, among others, were reduced by 73 per cent between 1990 and 2015 in the US, the US gross domestic product grew by more than 250 per cent, noted the study - 'Health Benefits of Air Pollution Reduction' published in the American Thoracic Society's journal ...
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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
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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

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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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