Air pollution deaths
China says 8 northern cities failed air quality targets in Oct, Nov
The failures highlight the challenge Beijing faces in cleaning the nation’s notoriously toxic air during the winter when smog blankets colder regions as people crank up their heating.
A US embassy measure of tiny particulate matter PM 2.5 showed a reading of 608 at 10 am when the safe limit is 50.74 days ago
Such unsanitary and polluted environments can lead to fatal cases of diarrhea, malaria and pneumonia, the WHO said in a report.323 days ago
Research by the US-based Health Effects Institute showed that air pollution caused more than 4.2 million early deaths worldwide in 2015.342 days ago