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pollution

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  1. Air pollution remains the leading cause of premature death in Europe

    Most EU countries miss air quality targets: Report

    Most EU countries fail to meet the bloc's air quality standards and more than 1,000 Europeans die prematurely each day, ten times more than in ...
  2. Plastic pollution ocean

    Pope urges clean up of plastic waste from oceans

  3. FILE PHOTO: Smoke rises from a chimney among houses as new high-rise residential buildings are seen

    Chinese enforcers should be 'realistic' in pollution cleanup - Vice Premier

    Chinese authorities should not arbitrarily shut down firms that meet emission standards during environmental cleanup campaigns, Vice Premier Han ...
  4. Asia Default Image

    China arrests three for fake reports about smog crackdown

  5. Water thunders from the floodgates of the Xiaolangdi dam on the Yellow River in China's Henan

    Commentary: Too much or too little water can be a headache. Just ask China

    Issues concerning water are raising tensions between provinces in the world's most populous country, and between China and its neighbours, says ...
  6. FILE PHOTO: Man wearing a face mask rides a bicycle on a bridge in front of the financial district

    China says to end 'one size fits all' environmental policies

  7. UK plastic bottles

    Plastics mines? Europe struggles as pollution piles up

  8. FILE PHOTO: A plane is seen during take off behind the Statue of Liberty in New York's Harbor

    Tourism nearly a tenth of global CO2 emissions

  9. India dust storm

    At least 125 killed as dust storms batter India

  10. Singaporeans masks haze

    Even brief particle pollution spikes tied to respiratory infections