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NASA images show ‘significant decreases’ in air pollution over China amid coronavirus economic slowdown—take a look

Publish on March 02, 2020     Source: MAKE It

However, in 2020 the NO2 levels from January to February were 10% to 30% lower than average, and they didn’t rise back in late February. Experts attribute the difference to quarantine measures that have been implemented to stop the spread of coronavirus.

Millions of people in Chin

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Exposure to air pollution, which is high in India, linked to risk of kidney diseases: Study

Publish on March 01, 2020     Source: THE WEEK

Living in countries with higher levels of air pollution, such as India and China, may be associated with an increased risk of developing kidney diseases, a study suggests.

Researchers from the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine in the US said the findings may be especiall

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Hyderabad air quality improved in 2019: Report

Publish on February 28, 2020     Source: The New Indian Express

In India, the report monitored data of six metro cities, which include Delhi, Mumbai, Bengaluru, Chennai, Hyderabad, and Kolkata.

According to UK-based IQAir’s 2019 World Air Quality Report, air quality in Hyderabad improved in 2019, with the concentration of annual average Partic

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Bandhwari air pollution status raises concern over MCG’s plan to build waste-to-energy plant

Publish on February 27, 2020     Source: Hindustan Times

After being on the radar of citizens and local environmentalists for years as the site where over 20,000 tonnes of legacy municipal waste accumulated over the years, contaminating its soil and water, Bandhwari village, some 20km from the city, featured 10th in the list of world’s 50 most p

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New Delhi world's most polluted capital again: Study

Publish on February 26, 2020     Source: ALJAZEERA

In 2019, India was also home to 21 of the world's 30 most polluted cities study says, based on air-quality data.

New Delhi was the world's most polluted capital city for the second straight year in 2019, according to a Swiss-based group that gathers air-quality data globally.

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