#air pollution

  • Article: These Drones Are Spraying Pollution Out of the Sky in Thailand
    Environment

    These Drones Are Spraying Pollution Out of the Sky in Thailand

    By Jerica Deck|Jan. 24, 2019

    Bangkok’s air pollution has been deemed “code red” by officials Read more

  • Article: The World Health Organization Just Listed the Top 10 Global Health Threats for 2019
    Health

    The World Health Organization Just Listed the Top 10 Global Health Threats for 2019

    By Jackie Marchildon|Jan. 16, 2019

    The threats include climate change, the anti-vaxxer movement, and a looming pandemic. Read more

  • Article: Deadly Air Pollution Shortens Lives by Nearly 2 Years: Report
    Health

    Deadly Air Pollution Shortens Lives by Nearly 2 Years: Report

    Nov. 20, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Air pollution is cutting global life expectancy by an average of 1.8 years per person Read more

  • Article: Pakistan Suspends Brick Kilns to Curb Pollution Ahead of Smog Season
    Environment

    Pakistan Suspends Brick Kilns to Curb Pollution Ahead of Smog Season

    Oct. 19, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    "Closure will have an economic impact — but the continued operation has an environmental impact." Read more

  • Article: These Giant Towers Could Clean Toxic Smog in the World's Most Polluted Megacity
    Health

    These Giant Towers Could Clean Toxic Smog in the World's Most Polluted Megacity

    By Erica Sanchez  and  Sophie Maes|Sept. 19, 2018

    Around 7 million people die each year from exposure to harmful particles in the air. Read more

  • Article: For the First Time Since 2000, CO2 Emissions From Cars Sold in Britain Just Rose
    Environment

    For the First Time Since 2000, CO2 Emissions From Cars Sold in Britain Just Rose

    By Imogen Calderwood|Feb. 27, 2018

    95% of cars sold in the UK were still diesel or petrol. Read more

  • Article: Glasgow Could Become Home to a ‘Mini-Holland’ To Encourage Scots to Ditch Their Cars
    Environment

    Glasgow Could Become Home to a ‘Mini-Holland’ To Encourage Scots to Ditch Their Cars

    By James Hitchings-Hales|Sept. 19, 2017

    Scotland has awarded £22 million to cycling and walking schemes. Read more

  • Article: This New Map Shows You How Many Years of Life Pollution Has Taken Away From You Based Off Where You Live
    Health

    This New Map Shows You How Many Years of Life Pollution Has Taken Away From You Based Off Where You ...

    By Gabriella Canal|Sept. 12, 2017

    You might want to take a look. Read more