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list of most polluted cities in the world by particulate matter concentration

This list contains the list of cities by PM2.5 annual mean concentrati...

wikipedia - 07 Nov 2016
This list contains the list of cities by PM2.5 annual mean concentration measurement whose measurement is greater than or equal to the air quality guideline (AQG) of 10 as documented by the World Health Organization covering the period from 2008 to 2013, with the majority of values for the years 2011 and 2012. The WHO database contains results of ambient (outdoor) air pollution monitoring from almost 1600 cities in 91 countries. Air quality in the database is represented by the annual mean concentration of
list of most polluted cities in the world by particulate matter concentration

Early air quality warning launched in Delhi

Telegraph India - 15 Oct 2018
The Union earth sciences ministry on Monday launched an air quality early warning system to caution the public in the National Capital Region about impending pollution up to three days in advance. The early warning system will track nearby and distant ...
list of most polluted cities in the world by particulate matter concentration

High levels of air pollution can increase risk of oral cancer

Economic Times - 12 Oct 2018
The city has been covered in a thick layer of haze and dust, compromising the visibility as well. The continuous dust storm has hit the PM10 levels between 750 and 800 in Delhi NCR, which is way past the severe mark in Air Quality Index. The ...
list of most polluted cities in the world by particulate matter concentration

Air pollution affecting life expectancy in city

The Hitavada - 11 Oct 2018
As per the report, the AQLI provides a reliable measure of the potential gain in life expectancy communities could see if their pollution concentrations are brought into compliance with World Health Organisation (WHO), national, or some other standard ...
list of most polluted cities in the world by particulate matter concentration

KCCA gets USA's hand to clean city's air

Daily Monitor (press release) (blog) - 20 Sep 2018
In February this year, this newspaper reported that Kampala tops the list for cities with the most polluted air in East, Central and Southern Africa. Here ...
list of most polluted cities in the world by particulate matter concentration

25 Most Polluted Cities in the World

24/7 Wall St. - 23 Apr 2018
Heavy industrialization and a rising standard of living are the most common causes of high concentrations of air pollution in the cities on this list — though they are not the only culprits. In some of the most polluted cities, high concentrations of ...
list of most polluted cities in the world by particulate matter concentration

Los Angeles, 6 other California cities top 'most polluted' list

Smart Cities Dive - 19 Apr 2018
The Health Effects Institute (HEI) this week also released its State of Global Air report, which found 95% of the global population lives in areas where outdoor fine particulate matter concentration exceeds the World Health Organization's air quality ...
list of most polluted cities in the world by particulate matter concentration

The New Reality of Vog and What We Can Do About It

HONOLULU Magazine (blog) - 18 Sep 2018
Vog's main ingredient, sulfur dioxide is a toxic gas present in automobile emissions, petroleum refining and other industrial processes; it's also used in fertilizer and in winemaking (to slow fermentation) and as a preservative, notably in dried fruit ...
list of most polluted cities in the world by particulate matter concentration

Gasping for Air in India's Industrial North

CityLab - 13 Aug 2018
In 2017, concentrations of PM2.5—the most dangerous type of particulate pollution—in Patna's busiest streets met Indian air quality standards only 81 out of the 311 days that were monitored. On the worst days, the city can experience astronomical ...
list of most polluted cities in the world by particulate matter concentration

World's Most Polluted City Is No Longer in India or China

The Weather Channel - 25 Oct 2017
In 2016, the World Health Organization (WHO), documenting the most polluted cities around the globe, ranked Zabol, Iran, as having the world's dirtiest air. Zabol had the highest annual mean concentration of fine particulate matter with a diameter of ...

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