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Air pollution killing more people than tobacco: study

Air pollution killing more people than tobacco: study

One in every eight deaths in India is attributable to air pollution in India, making it a leading risk factor for death in the...
Startup shows how crop residue can generate useful products

Startup shows how crop residue can generate useful products

Crop residue burning has begun in the Northern states, posing a threat to air quality in the region. While several measures are being tried...

New device developed to tackle pollution in high traffic zones

The National Environmental Engineering Research Institute (NEERI), Nagpur-based laboratory of the Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR), has developed a device to address...
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How air pollution is adding to India’s diabetes burden

The ill-effects of air pollution on human health have been reported extensively. Some estimates attribute nearly one-fourth of all deaths in India to air...
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Improvement in air quality can prevent thousands of deaths in India

Indian cities are considered as most polluted in the world. An estimate suggests that almost 1.6 million deaths occur due to air pollution, which...
Kicking the car(bon) habit better for air pollution than technology revolution Image credit: Shutterstock

Kicking the car(bon) habit better for air pollution than electric cars

A new study by the Oxford University, changing our lifestyles and the way we travel could have as big. The radical way of life...
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9 out of 10 people worldwide breathe polluted air

According to a new data by the World Health Organization, almost 7 million deaths occur worldwide a year due to air pollution. This suggests...
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Air pollution impact on childhood asthma, study

The investigation, drove by the University of Leeds, likewise indicates activity related air contamination could be particularly in charge of up to 24% of...
Air pollution, aircraft noise and even flour in supermarket bakeries can have a negative impact on the health of heart and lungs, say researchers.

Environmental pollution affects heart and lung health, expert

Researchers say that air pollution, aircraft noise and even flour in supermarket bakeries can have a negative impact on the health of heart and...

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