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Here are 5 ways companies can clean up the air

Publish on September 22, 2020     Source: Green Biz

Outdoor air pollution has a substantial impact on health, mainly from breathing pollutants and small particulate matter (often referred to as PM2.5) that travel deep into the lungs. These invisible, harmful particles can cause cardiovascular and respiratory disease and lung cancer.

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Pollution control body tells Punjab, Haryana to 'urgently' take measures to reduce stubble burning

Publish on September 22, 2020     Source: New Indian Express

NEW DELHI: A Supreme Court-mandated pollution control authority wrote to Punjab and Haryana on Tuesday, asking them to "urgently" implement measures to reduce stubble burning -- one of the major reasons behind high levels of air pollution in Delhi during winter.

According to the C

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COVID-19 lockdown measures reduced air pollution in Southeast Asia

Publish on September 21, 2020     Source: News Medical

Since the detection of the first case of COVID-19 disease in Wuhan, China, at the end of 2019, the novel coronavirus has evolved into a global pandemic, with over 31.2 million confirmed cases and over 963,000 deaths across the globe.

In an attempt to contain the spread of the dise

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Delhi: Low wind speed leads to drop in air quality

Publish on September 20, 2020     Source: Hindustan Times

Low wind speed in and around Delhi has started impacting the city’s air, with the air quality index (AQI) reading 133 at 7am on Sunday.

After a month of the cleanest air in five years, Delhi’s air quality has started worsening. With monsoon almost drawing to a close and little pos

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Why does my app say the air quality is good despite the thick smoke?

Publish on September 17, 2020     Source: KOMO News

It could be confusing to say the least to look out your window, see the thick smoke layer is still there, then glance at your phone to check the air quality only to discover it says it's "good."

A similar confusion could set in if you had glanced at the overall state Department of

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