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An eye-opening report reveals how low-grade plastics are burned as fuel, poisoning the surrounding soil and air.

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Nov 5, 2019 by

India’s capital city of New Delhi has been making headlines this week for its abysmal air quality as the concentration of particulate matter reached above 400 micrograms per cubic meter, 20 times the levels deemed healthy by the World Health Organization and the worst the city has seen since 2016.

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Wildfires Are Making Californi...

Oct 31, 2019 by

A new study examines the human health costs of the fires.

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Oct 10, 2019 by

“This is political retribution against California, plain and simple.”

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Air Monitoring Reveals Troubli...

Aug 23, 2019 by

Residents in South Portland, Maine, packed a meeting to find out about the noxious fumes fouling the air they breathe. The news, one official said, was bad.

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The town that online shopping built — and women are trying to save

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Dec 3, 2018 by

Researching and writing about the impacts of runaway climate change, as I’ve been doing now for too many years, I’ve watched several patterns recur.

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New UN Report Warns of Impendi...

Nov 2, 2018 by

One of the penalties of an ecological education is that one lives alone in a world of wounds. Much of the damage inflicted on land is quite invisible to laymen.

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Trump’s air pollution adviser:...

Oct 25, 2018 by

Last spring, air pollution researchers from around the world gathered to discuss their latest findings. Among them were scientists who led landmark studies linking smog and soot to deadly health problems.

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EPA Withdraws Air Pollution Po...

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[Translate] Agency reverses decades-old emissions policy that environmentalists and congressional critics called one of its bedrock...

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Does Climate Change Affect Ind...

Feb 23, 2018 by

We know that buildings are responsible for a large percentage of gas emissions, but research indicates we should also be worried about the air we are breathing indoors.

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Choking on Air in New Delhi

Nov 13, 2017 by

[Translate] By THE EDITORIAL BOARD   nytimes Photo Heavy smog blanketed New Delhi on Wednesday. Credit Sajjad Hussain/Agence...

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Oct 19, 2017 by

[Translate] The sun shines through smoke and haze from wildfires in Santa Rosa, Calif. (Jeff Chiu / AP) The raging fires and toxic...

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Smoke from California’s raging...

Oct 17, 2017 by

[Translate] JOSH EDELSON / Contributor / Getty Images hack-athon By Nikhil Swaminathan   GRIST.ORG As you might have heard, those of...

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Coal Is Going Down, No Matter ...

Oct 16, 2017 by

[Translate]   Environment No one can alter the harsh reality of the U.S. coal industry. By Elliott Negin / AlterNet Delegates from...

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Sep 17, 2017 by

[Translate] California Sky Watch Air and water pollution, dying trees and crop losses, human health impacts Jet Trails Photos and...

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7 Dirty Denim Brands Destroyin...

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[Translate] Environment Air pollution from the world’s largest denim companies kills thousands of people a day in China. By...

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[Translate] Grist / Shutterstock extreme community makeover By Emma Foehringer Merchant grist.org Part of a series on communities...

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Jul 9, 2017 by

[Translate] Goodbye regulations designed to protect the environment and public health. Oliver Milman  MOTHERJONES Goxi/Getty Donald...

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[Translate]   We know climate change is affecting the environment—but it’s also threatening people’s health. Stephen Miller...

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[Translate] Research looking at symptoms from dizziness to breathing and vision problems said to have ‘flight safety consequences’ A...

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CHINA FINALLY HAS A PLAN TO SA...

May 9, 2017 by

[Translate] Earth & Energy FUTURISM Weiyi Zhu/Getty In Brief China, the world’s leading contributor of climate-changing...

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ECO-FRIENDLY PAVILION IN HANOI...

Apr 22, 2017 by

[Translate] hung nguyen’s eco-friendly pavilion in hanoi is adorned with air purifying plants   located in one of the most air...

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THE CRAZY THEORY ABOUT SMOG TH...

Mar 19, 2017 by

[Translate] Take a deep breath and read. Emily Atkin   MOTHER JONES Wu Wei/ZUMA This story was originally published by The New...

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[Translate] Steven Buss climate desk By Emily Atkin GRIST.ORG This story was originally published by the New Republic and is...

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Detroit Auto Industry’s ...

Mar 9, 2017 by

[Translate] (Photo: sbmeaper1)CARL POPE OF ECOWATCH FOR BUZZFLASH AT TRUTHOUT Article reprinted with permission from EcoWatch The oil...

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USGS FINALLY ADMITS THAT FRACK...

Mar 7, 2017 by

[Translate] Posted by Aaron Kesel WE ARE CHANGE.ORG It has taken years to finally admit it, but the U.S. Geological Survey has just...

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NEARLY 8,000 U.S. PUBLIC SCHOO...

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[Translate]  GRIST El Marino students exercise next to the 405 freeway’s sound barrier.    Amy Walters / Reveal exhausted By...

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4 MAJOR WORLD CITIES JUST AGRE...

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[Translate] Samantha Page Climate Reporter at @ThinkProgress. From left, Milan Mayor Giuseppe Sala, Amman Mayor Akel Biltaji, Mexico...

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