"While air pollution
exposures have been linked to cardiovascular and pulmonary disease, this study suggests there may be other systems, such as the reproductive endocrine system, that are affected as well," said corresponding author Shruthi Mahalingaiah, MD, MS, assistant professor of obstetrics and gynecology at Boston University School of Medicine and a physician in obstetrics and gynecology at Boston Medical Center.
Mask market is highly consolidated among few key players such as Vogmask, 3M, Honeywell, Respro and others.
Noting that the provision of clean air is one of the government's most important jobs, Mahmood said that they are very clear about taking measures to improve air quality in the province as a whole and will install air quality monitors in Peshawar and other districts of the province affected by air pollution
'Despite various challenges, eliminating air pollution
is one of the provincial government's top priorities,' he stated and added that he and his cabinet are well aware of the need for serious action in this regard and the assistance of experts to reduce air pollution
The researchers note that the air pollution
, which is caused by burning fossil fuels, could be quickly alleviated by switching to clean and renewable energy sources.
He added that air pollution
had adverse effects on food security and health of humans.
'Around Rs8 billion have been allocated in this budget for the 10 billion tree tsunami programme to which provinces will contribute an equal amount to help tackle climate change and air pollution
Addressing a seminar on 'World Environment Day 2019: Air Pollution
', organised by Sustainable Development Policy Institute (SDPI), Aslam said electric vehicles will solve many of the issues including air pollution
, reduce fuel import bill and save about two-thirds cost of transportation.
Indoor air pollution
kills 4.3 million people every year.
from transport, meanwhile, is linked to some 400,000 deaths annually.
The report, which uses data up to the end of 2017, estimates that if air pollution
levels were brought within World Health Organisation (WHO) guidelines Bangladesh life expectancy would see the highest expected gain, at nearly 1.3 years.
She said this while addressing inauguration ceremony of a plant designed for controlling air pollution
in I-9 here Tuesday.
Until the State does realize about using modern technologies and growing plants for controlling the rising air pollution
, it is foolish to expect the welfare of a nation.
in Bishkek exceeded the limits twice this week, said head of the KyrgyzHydromet state weather forecaster's Air Pollution
Monitoring Department Meerim Asanbai kyzy.