Author: Anil Ramaprasad Air pollution has been in the news every day for the past few months and there is a strong sense among people to act and to find solutions to the problem. A common reaction to air pollution is to recommend mass planting of trees across the city. Trees are great, don’t get.
Source: Bengaluru Mirror Our series of stories on the high levels of particulate matter detected in the city’s air has understandably got the citizens talking. View full article
Authors: Kumaran P and Sowmya Rajaram Source: Bangalore Mirror BM went across the city to measure the quality of air Bengalureans inhale as they go about their day. View full article
Author: Sowmya Rajaram Source: Bangalore Mirror Particulate Matter 2.5 or PM2.5 is that speck of dust that slips past your body’s defence mechanism and causes massive damage to your lungs and heart. View full article
Bengaluru badly needs a tall, dense hedge; here’s why Author: Sowmya Rajaram Source Bangalore Mirror View full article
Bengaluru, April 23, 2019: To raise awareness on bad air quality and the impact it has on health, a unique campaign has been launched, which will crowd-source data on the air pollution exposure that various citizens face, at different locations in Bengaluru. The initiative by Clean Air Platform (CAP), invites individuals, organisations and groups to.
The Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike (BBMP) in its recent budget had announced that it would be allocating INR 5 crore for the mitigation of air pollution in the city by installing outdoor air purifiers. This was followed by the Mayor of Bengaluru Gangambike Mallikarjun inaugurating the first such outdoor air purifier at Hudson Square last.
By Yogesh Ranganath, with Asavari Raj Sharma One of my most exciting experiences in 2018, was participating in the first WHO Global Conference on Air Pollution and Health in Geneva. The three-day event, from October 30 to November 1, was attended by around 600 participants from 89 countries. The sessions focused on Science and Evidence,.
Author: Yogesh Ranganath Source: The News Minute View full article
Author: Yogesh Ranganath Source: Deccan Herald Since childhood, we’ve been told of the ill-effects of smoking cigarettes. Cigarette cartons come with graphic warnings about how smoking kills. While we’re intolerant of cigarette smoke, we’re shockingly accepting of the toxic air in our cities. Delhi has been in the news for its deplorable air quality for.