PARIS: Microscopic particles, possibly from air pollution, have been found in human brain tissue, according to a new study which flagged an Alzheimer’s risk.
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Short and long-term exposure to air pollution from vehicle exhaust or burning coal is associated with high blood pressure, according to a review of 17 studies.
NEW DELHI: India is home to four of the five cities in the world with the worst air pollution, the World Health Organization said on Thursday.
WASHINGTON: Air pollution kills more than 5.5 million people around the world each year, with over half of those deaths occurring in fast-growing China and India, researchers said.
Here are some facts obtained from the official website of the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP).
June 5th is marked globally each year as ‘World Environment Day.’ On this day, inhabitants of our planet across the globe are educated as to the environmental hazards we face and are encouraged to adopt a more positive approach in securing our environment.