air pollution

 
Hospitals fill up in New Delhi as 'killer' smog continues
Hospitals fill up in New Delhi as 'killer' smog continues
Prashant Saxena, head of pulmonology and critical care at Delhi's posh Max hospital in south Delhi's Saket, is a busy man.
Schools shut as toxic smog hits Delhi
Schools shut as toxic smog hits Delhi
Delhi authorities shut all schools in the Indian capital on Wednesday as pollution hit nearly 30 times the World Health Organisation's safe level,...
​Air pollution drives mental trauma
​Air pollution drives mental trauma
The air that they breathe kills about 20 000 South Africans each year. The number of those who struggle to breathe, sleep and exercise as a result of...
Santa lost his way in 2016 northern hemisphere smog
Santa lost his way in 2016 northern hemisphere smog
Turns out that there is an upside to having your festive season in the southern hemisphere; you get to breathe. That fact should cancel out having...
Air pollution is now the fourth biggest killer and children are the most vulnerable
Air pollution is now the fourth biggest killer and children are the most vulnerable
About 300-million children live in parts of the world where the air quality is so poor that it is deemed to be toxic, and two billion children live...
Air pollution kills 20 000 per year in South Africa - as many as in traffic
Air pollution kills 20 000 per year in South Africa - as many as in traffic
Air pollution kills 20 000 people in South Africa every year, costing the economy nearly R300-million. This is according to new research from...
We've done the sums and can reveal: Air pollution causes 53 000 deaths a year in SA
We've done the sums and can reveal: Air pollution causes 53 000 deaths a year in SA
Air pollution kills 53 000 people in South Africa every year. That costs the economy half a trillion rand in lost potential and healthcare....
Still breathless in Bonaero Park, where airplanes are making residents sick
Still breathless in Bonaero Park, where airplanes are making residents sick
It’s an obvious problem, if you know where to look. “You need to go to Bonaero Park. Everyone has respiratory problems. The kids …...
Air pollution responsible for one in every eight deaths worldwide
Air pollution responsible for one in every eight deaths worldwide
Cooking and eating - caring for our families at home, moving on to work, school and markets, and then back home again. These are universal...
The worm is turning in the heart of São Paulo
The worm is turning in the heart of São Paulo
A Sunday in October in São Paulo, Brazil’s biggest city (population: 11-million), and Ezra Teter is setting off on his bike along the...
Dirty listed companies hide the truth
Dirty listed companies hide the truth
Some of South Africa's biggest listed companies are perennial breakers of environmental legislation, according to a comprehensive study by the...

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