99% of the population breathes polluted air

99% of the population breathes polluted air

Almost the entire world population, 99%, breathes polluted air that exceeds the quality limits recommended by the World Health Organization (WHO) and endangers their health. population breathes polluted air A record number of more than 6,000 cities in 117 countries are now monitoring air quality, but people living in them still breathe unhealthy levels of … Read more

Delhi most polluted capital, 35 Indian cities in top 50

Delhi most polluted capital, 35 Indian cities in top 50

Ground Report | New Delhi: Most polluted capital; New Delhi and Bangladesh topped the list of capitals and countries with the worst air quality in 2021 for another year, according to the latest annual air pollution report published by the Swiss IQAir, a position that they have not abandoned in the last four years, amid … Read more

90% of the world’s urban population breathes polluted air

1.8 million people died in 2019 due to pollution in cities

Ground Report | New Delhi: Population breathes polluted air; A new study concludes that 86% of the world’s city dwellers (2.5 billion people) are exposed to annual average levels of fine particles that exceed the World Health Organization (WHO) guideline since 2005. And a second study concludes that almost two million cases of childhood asthma … Read more

Polluted air coming from Pakistan; UP govt tells SC

Polluted air coming from Pakistan; UP govt tells SC

Ground Report | New Delhi: Polluted air coming from Pakistan; The Uttar Pradesh government has told the Supreme Court that the closure of industries would affect the sugar cane and milk industries in the state and that UP is in the downwind, the air is coming mainly from Pakistan. To this, CJI NV Ramana joked, … Read more