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Ontario’s Coal Plant Phase-out Produced Many Health and Environmental Benefits

On January 17, 2017, industry think-tank the Fraser Institute released a new report, Did the Coal Phase-out Reduce Ontario Air Pollution? which suggests that coal plants across Canada should not be phased out based on its assertion that Ontario’s phase-out did not significantly reduce air pollution (Fraser Institute, 2017). 1,208 more words

Climate Change

High air pollution warning issued in London

London’s Mayor Sadiq Khan has declared a “public health emergency” over the next three days due to pollution.

Air pollution has reached high levels in central parts of London, especially Westminster and the Square Mile. 85 more words


What does inversion mean for you health? 

It happens in Utah every year in the winter – inversion.

Even though it only affects Utah a few months every year, what does this mean for your health? 419 more words

Air Quality

Hanoi, Ho Chi Minh City’s pollution readings alarming: expert

Alarming pollution readings have been recorded in both of Vietnam’s largest cities Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City during 2016, raising health concerns amongst locals. 345 more words

Air Quality

Most Indian cities fail to meet air quality standards: report 

Greenpeace study estimates air pollution kills more than 1 million Indians each year

Not a single city in northern India meets international air quality standards, according to a Greenpeace report that estimates air pollution kills more than 1 million Indians each year. 539 more words

Air Quality

Researchers using specialized plane to study Utah's air pollution

SALT LAKE CITY — When it comes to the air pollution problem, research teams in the state of Utah will go to great heights to try and find a solution. 236 more words