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China regions accused of faking pollution compliance in new probe
Four more Chinese regions have been accused of faking efforts to rectify environmental problems and paying only lip service to the country's war on pollution, according to reports published by the environment ministry on Monday.
Pollution the killer
Bangladesh saw around 234,000 deaths, including 80,000 in urban areas, due to environmental pollution and related health risks in 2015, making it one of the worst affected countries in the world, revealed a World Bank report.
Genetics and pollution drive severity of asthma symptoms
Asthma patients, with a specific genetic profile, exhibit more intense symptoms following exposure to traffic pollution, according to researchers at the National Institutes of Health and collaborators. The study appeared online in Scientific Reports.
Study: Air pollution may harm cognitive intelligence
Chronic exposure to air pollution can cause harm to cognitive performance, a new study revealed.
Iran ready to cooperate with West Asian nations to combat dust storms
Iran on Tuesday announced preparedness to cooperate with other West Asian states to control the pollution caused by dust particles and storms.
Study links pollution to hospital visits
Scientists have found a direct link between air pollution levels and hospital admissions in Tayside.
Air pollution linked to 3.2m new diabetes cases in one year
A new study suggested there’s a link between air pollution and diabetes.
Checking China's pollution by satellite
Air pollution has smothered China's cities in recent decades. In response, the Chinese government has implemented measures to clean up its skies. But are those policies effective? Now an innovative study coauthored by an the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) scholar shows that one of China's key antipollution laws is indeed working — but unevenly, with one particular set of polluters most readily adapting to it.
Delhi's air pollution is now so bad it is literally off the chart
Smog more toxic than can be measured by monitoring devices has blanketed the Indian capital this week, months before the start of Delhi’s traditional ‘pollution season’.
Earliest European evidence of lead pollution uncovered in the Balkans
New research from Northumbria University has revealed that metal-related pollution began in the Balkans more than 500 years before it appeared in Western Europe, and persisted throughout the Dark Ages and Medieval Period, meaning the region played a far bigger role in mineral exploitation than previously believed.
Clean-air campaigners call for ban on school run to cut pollution
Clean-air campaigners have written to the government calling for a ban on parents driving their children to school in an attempt to cut down on toxic levels of air pollution.
Face masks available to consumers may be ineffective against air pollution
Face masks available to consumers in China for protection against air pollution vary widely in their real-world performance, suggested a recent study.
It's not just the oceans: Microplastic pollution is all around us
Chances are you've seen the photos of dead seabirds, their stomachs filled with scraps of plastic foraged from beaches and oceans around the world.
Spikes in air pollution can heighten risk of chest infections
Even short-term increases in air pollution are linked to a higher risk of developing viral chest infections that turn into conditions such as bronchiolitis, new research suggested.

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