#Air pollution

  • Article: Argentina Could Become the Next Dumping Ground for Plastic Waste

    Argentina Could Become the Next Dumping Ground for Plastic Waste

    By Joe McCarthy|Nov. 1, 2019

    Importing plastic waste is risky business. Read more

  • Feature: 5 Growing Environmental Health Threats That You Need to Know
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    5 Growing Environmental Health Threats That You Need to Know

    By Joe McCarthy|Sept. 16, 2019

    In the decades ahead, millions of more people could be put at risk. Read more

  • Article: The Amazon Fires Are Making the Air Poisonous for Children

    The Amazon Fires Are Making the Air Poisonous for Children

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|Aug. 30, 2019

    Climate change is a public health emergency. Read more

  • Article: The Netherlands Turned 316 Bus Stops Into Homes for Bees

    The Netherlands Turned 316 Bus Stops Into Homes for Bees

    By Sushmita Roy|July 11, 2019

    Bees and other pollinators are crucial for the cultivation of more than 75% of the country’s crops. Read more

  • Article: Air Pollution in the US Has Surged Under the Trump Administration

    Air Pollution in the US Has Surged Under the Trump Administration

    By Joe McCarthy|July 10, 2019

    As the air gets dirtier, more people are getting sick. Read more

  • Article: Dozens of People Are Suing the Indonesian Government Over Severe Air Pollution

    Dozens of People Are Suing the Indonesian Government Over Severe Air Pollution

    By Sushmita Roy|July 2, 2019

    Jakarta residents are using the hashtag #SetorFotoPolusi to share photos of the polluted city. Read more

  • Article: The 10 US Cities With the Worst Air Quality

    The 10 US Cities With the Worst Air Quality

    By Joe McCarthy|May 23, 2019

    “At the federal level we’re heading in the exact opposite direction.” Read more

  • Article: Air Pollution Harms Every Part of Your Body, Research Shows

    Air Pollution Harms Every Part of Your Body, Research Shows

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|May 20, 2019

    Nearly 8.8 million people die prematurely each year due to air pollution. Read more