AIR QUALITY

AIR QUALITY

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  1. Air purifier

    Commentary: Air purifiers may be doing more harm than good

    The air filters at home that collect particles end up concentrating some rather unpleasant toxic chemicals, Science Director at the National ...
  2. BetterAir's Taly Dery and Amir Yaar

    Israel biotech company sniffs out opportunity in APAC's lucrative air purifier market

    It wants to give people's health a boost by spritzing more "good bacteria" into the air.
  3. People walk on a pedestrian bridge as heavy smog blankets China's capital Beijing

    Commentary: We don't appreciate how lethal air pollution is because we don't have the data

    Not enough attention has been paid to collecting data collection and carrying out a detailed analysis of our air quality, says Kaushik Basu.
  4. A man wearing a protective mask walks amidst smog in the early morning in New Delhi

    A window into the deadly pollution in India's capital

    Air quality has been deteriorating over recent weeks in India's capital New Delhi as farmers burn crop residue in neighbouring states and the ...
  5. (pp) Air pollution

    ASIA'S FUTURE CITIES: Cambodian start-up introduces anti-pollution masks

    The polluted air in Phnom Penh has driven a Cambodian-born French to save locals’ lungs with anti-pollution masks that can trap tiny particles in ...
  6. Tuas fire

    Tuas fire: Air quality in normal range, says NEA

    NEA noted that people who were nearby at the time of the fire had noticed a chemical odour coming from the plant.
  7. New Content Item

    Singapore not meeting its air quality targets: Masagos

    According to figures in the past two years, Singapore fell short in meeting its targets for pollutants such as fine particulate matter (PM 2.5), ...
  8. Joko Widodo speaking about forest fire prevention

    Indonesian President instructs authorities to prepare early for forest fires this year

    Indonesian President Joko Widodo has urged all relevant authorities to be ready to fight forest fires this year, given that weather data showed it ...
  9. ger

    'There's no way to dream': A glimpse of life in Mongolia's ger shantytowns

    Many who live in ger districts are former herders drawn to the city by the promise of a new life, or pushed off their land by extreme weather.
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    Uber launches in congested Bangladesh capital

    Dhaka is the 33rd city in South Asia where the smartphone taxi app is now available.