#Air pollution

  • Article: Air Pollution Is Killing More People Than Previously Thought: Study
    Environment

    Air Pollution Is Killing More People Than Previously Thought: Study

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|March 13, 2019

    The health effects of air pollution are much worse than previously thought, a new report shows. Read more

  • Article: White People Cause Most Air Pollution in US, but Black and Hispanic Communities Suffer: Report
    Environment

    White People Cause Most Air Pollution in US, but Black and Hispanic Communities Suffer: Report

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|March 12, 2019

    “There are more deaths from air pollution than from murders and car crashes combined.” Read more

  • Article: A Mountain of Plastic Has Been Burning for 3 Straight Months in South Korea
    Environment

    A Mountain of Plastic Has Been Burning for 3 Straight Months in South Korea

    By Joe McCarthy|March 4, 2019

    The crisis highlights South Korea’s unsustainable relationship with plastic. Read more

  • Article: Illegal Plastic-Burning Factories Fill Town With Toxic Fumes, Forcing Malaysia to Act
    Environment

    Illegal Plastic-Burning Factories Fill Town With Toxic Fumes, Forcing Malaysia to Act

    By Joe McCarthy|Feb. 13, 2019

    "I couldn't sleep at night because it was so smelly. I became like a zombie, I was so tired.” Read more

  • Article: Hundreds of Schools Close Because of Toxic Smog in Bangkok
    Health

    Hundreds of Schools Close Because of Toxic Smog in Bangkok

    By Joe McCarthy|Jan. 30, 2019

    The city is also running out of face masks. Read more

  • Article: Air Pollution Is Making Workers Less Productive: Report
    Health

    Air Pollution Is Making Workers Less Productive: Report

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|Jan. 7, 2019

    Whatever revenue gains come from environmental deregulation are likely wiped out. Read more

  • Article: Ikea Is Making Products Out of Rice Waste to Clean India's Air
    Finance & Innovation

    Ikea Is Making Products Out of Rice Waste to Clean India's Air

    By Joe McCarthy|Nov. 15, 2018

    Living in New Delhi is like smoking 50 cigarettes a day. Read more

  • Article: Air Pollution Is Destroying Your Intelligence, Study Finds
    Health

    Air Pollution Is Destroying Your Intelligence, Study Finds

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|Aug. 28, 2018

    It could even lead to Alzheimer’s. Read more