Air Quality

The Budget

Mayor Sadiq Khan has described the Government’s spending announcement as a major missed opportunity, calling it the “most anti-London Budget in a …

London

Delhi air quality 'near severe' after stubble burning in Punjab increases; EPCA warns smog may return from 25 November

<b>New Delhi</b>: The air quality in Delhi and NCR worsened further on Tuesday due to an increase in stubble burning in neighboring Punjab and Haryana …

Pollution

Grab the Withings Smart Body Analyzer for just $79 at Amazon

It's time to be smarter about tracking your weight.<p>Is this deal for me?<p>The Withings Smart Body Analyzer is now down to just $79 via Amazon. This deal …

Android News

Breathe easier, Calgary

A precautionary air quality advisory issued for the Calgary area in July has been lifted.<p>Alberta Health Services said in a news release Tuesday that …

Canadian News

Asda to sell plant that Nasa believes could stop snoring

Credits Paul Barker/GettyAlt Text AsdaScientists say the pineapple plant improves air quality throughout the night One-Minute Read Tuesday, November …

Snoring

Air quality again deteriorates in Indian capital city - Xinhua

NEW DELHI, Nov. 21 (Xinhua) -- Air quality in Indian capital city of Delhi has once again deteriorated and slipped from poor to very poor category, …

Pollution

Distributed Air Quality Monitoring via Taxi Fleet

When [James] moved to Lima, Peru, he brought his jogging habit with him. His morning jaunts to the coast involve crossing a few busy streets that are …

Raspberry Pi

Fight bad air with omega 3

A new study reveals that omega 3, found in fish and seeds, can help build resistance against effects of air pollution

Healthy Eating

The Runners Racing Through Delhi's Smog

The city’s air-quality crisis coincided with the half-marathon. Some runners weren’t deterred.<p>An army of masked men and women take to the streets equipped with high-performance gear and gadgets capable of reading hazardous weather conditions. Though they may sound like a band of superheroes, …

Pollution

Delhi smog : Air quality deteriorates to 'very poor', expected to remain for next three days

<b>New Delhi:</b> Hours after slight improvement in the air quality of Delhi-NCR, the national capital again started inhaling toxins as the quality of air …

Pollution

Delhi air pollution: Emergency measures lifted, govt wants NTPC to mix crop residue with coal

The government on Thursday asked its largest utility <b>NTPC Ltd to blend crop residue with coal</b> at its power plants, a move that should help reduce …

Environment

Interactive map shows air quality across Europe in real time

ES News Email<p>An online interactive map pinpoints the areas in Europe that are worst affected by air pollution.<p>The map which went live on Thursday …

Pollution

Delhi air quality improves slightly but experts say get ready for another spike

Delhi’s air quality continued to show slight improvement on Friday morning but remained ‘very poor’ with partly clouded sky. However, officials at …

Pollution

Campaigners Say Ministers Knew Diesel Was Damaging People's Health 'Decades Ago'

'It would inexcusable not to take the strongest action now.'<p>gabort71 via Getty Images<p>Government ministers have known about the adverse effects of …

Environment

European Air Quality Index

The European Air Quality Index<p>The European Air Quality Index allows users to understand more about current air quality where they live, work or …

European News

Don’t hold your breath: Tiny PocketLab sensor tells you when air quality is poor

Whether it’s citizen journalists using tools like Twitter or large-scale medical studies courtesy of Apple’s ResearchKit technology, we live in an …

‘Emergency’ measures lifted from Delhi as air quality improves

The Supreme Court-mandated Environment Pollution Control Authority (EPCA) on Thursday withdrew the ban on construction activities, entry of trucks, …

Air pollution in Victorian-era Britain – its effects on health now revealed

The health hazards of atmospheric pollution have become a major concern in Britain and around the world. Much less is known about its effects in the …

Pollution

PocketLab Air Pollution Monitor

Clifton Roozeboom has designed and developed a new pocket-sized air pollution monitor which is capable of measuring pollution and emissions in your …

Pollution

While government fails to enforce pollution standards on power plants, India breathes more toxic air

<b>By Chaitanya Mallapur</b><p>India wants more electricity and needs more power plants to get it, but the government is not enforcing the pollution standards …

Pollution

Debate: Delhi’s Smog and Climate Change Are Separate Environmental Crises

Blaming the smog in Delhi on a global challenge such as climate change allows local – municipal, provincial and national – leaders to escape …

Climate

Dear Delhi Govt, Stop Masking Pollution With Women’s Safety

When public institutions in Delhi, such as the Pollution Control Board, failed to ensure clean air for its citizens, the National Green Tribunal …

Sustainability

Obama’s EPA Spent $1.5 Million So Employees Could Hurt Air Quality Driving to Work

President Barack Obama’s Environmental Protection Agency paid $1.5 million for employee parking spaces, many of which went to the highly-paid upper …

Conservative View

Delhi’s air quality improves slightly, but the smog is still a health hazard

Falling temperatures and changing wind patterns have helped Air Quality Index readings move to the ‘very poor’ category from ‘severe’ last …

Pollution

How To Combat Allergens In Your Home

*This post was sponsored by Molekule<p>Although, here in Virginia, I was just about as far as an American girl could <i>be</i> from the wildfires in California …

Air Purifiers

3-day smog warning in Quebec now includes Gatineau

Montreal residents have been told to stop using wood-burning stoves, fireplaces<p>A three-day-long smog warning that has swept across Montreal other …

Pollution

Dust storm in West Asia set off Delhi smog, says report by air quality monitoring agency

On November 8, the storm reportedly contributed to 40% of the smog while emissions from stubble burning contributed 25%.<p>The System of Air Quality And …

Pollution

Awair Glow review

The Awair Glow will help you sleep better at night -- both literally and figuratively.<p>The Awair Glow will help you sleep better at night -- both …

Gear & Gadgets

Delhi smog LIVE updates: Air quality at ‘hazardous’ level as primary schools reopen

By: Express Web Desk | New Delhi |<p>Delhi continued to reel under smoggy conditions on Monday (File Photo)<p>Delhi continued to reel under smoggy …

Pollution

Choking on democracy: Why Delhi's air worsens as Beijing's improves

It's difficult to convey how oppressive Delhi's air pollution is.<p>Morning visibility is a couple of hundred metres. Through the eerie filtered light, …

Pollution