The WHO reconfirms that several Indian cities have become death traps because of very high level of PM2.5 (particulate matter less than 2.5 micron size).
Date: June 27 - 30, 2017 (including one day Field Visit) Venue: Mahrauli Hall, IBIS Hotel (Aerocity)- New Delhi Note: *Select target audience* Background
CSE says India must pay heed to the findings and stop state-sponsored homicide by allowing uncontrolled use of dirty diesel
Latest Global Burden of Disease count ranks air pollution as a major killer. Deaths caused by outdoor air pollution has increased three-fold in 10 years
Penultimate meeting held in Uruguay The Intergovernmental Negotiating Committee (INC) moved an inch closer to preparing a legally binding instrument to regulate mercury on a global scale. The fourth meeting was held at Punta del Este, Uruguay. The six-day meeting attended by over 500 participants began on June 27, 2012.
Why is it necessary to ban private diesel vehicles and reduce the use of diesel asmuch as possible ?