Study reveals an alarmingly high prevalence of asthma, allergic diseases and obesity in adolescent children, suggesting a link between air pollution, obesity, asthma and other allergic diseases.Readmore..
The same clean air policies that can reduce fossil fuel emissions and help reign in climate change can also add up to 5 years onto people’s lives in the most polluted regions while globally adding more than two years onto lives on average.Readmore..
Speaking at the India Clean Air Summit 2021 the former Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu said that there was an urgent need to address the root causes of poor air quality.Readmore..
The six action steps to mitigate the menace of air pollutionReadmore..
Government notifies the Plastic Waste Management Amendment Rules, 2021, prohibiting identified single-use plastic items by 2022Readmore..
A new study finds that the River Ganga is heavily polluted with microplastics.Readmore..
India Committed With G20 Countries In Mounting An Effective Response To Secure The Health Of The Planet: Bhupender Yadav
India has been taking voluntary regulatory measures on plastic waste management and initiatives on resource efficiency and circular economyReadmore..
Tiny, deadly particles in Mumbai’s air from the transport sector have nearly doubled over the past five years making it now the biggest contributor to the city’s already deteriorating air quality.Readmore..
Maharashtra recorded the second-highest annual PM2.5 emission load in India while also recording the highest Covid-19 deaths indicating a link between air pollution & Covid-19’.Readmore..
It has become imperative for contemporary space designers, architects and planners to think about the issue of accessibility in the context of physically-challenged citizens.Readmore..