Source: Deccan Chronicle Author: Aksheev Thakur Bengalureans of old may lament at the way the city has changed over the years, and office-goers may find driving on its roads tough with its traffic growing by leaps and bounds, but despite all the grumbling and concerns about Bengaluru’s future, the authorities seem little concerned about where.
Authors: Yogesh Ranganath and Asavari Raj Sharma Source: Deccan Herald It’s World Environment Day today, and the United Nations Environment Programme has set ‘air pollution’ as the theme for 2019. Air pollution is now a public health emergency. Some seven million people die prematurely every year worldwide because of polluted air, with more than half.
Study also shows air purifiers are not really suitable for outdoors Author: Reya Mehrotra Source: Bangalore Mirror A study has revealed what we always believed in — air purifiers are better suited for indoors than outdoors and if the government wants to still use them, it would need to install 4 lakh air purifiers in.
Crowd-sourcing data to measure nitrogen dioxide levels in Bengaluru’s air Clean Air Platform, in collaboration with Sensing Local, is launching an ambitious programme to involve the citizens of Bengaluru in an exercise to measure the levels of nitrogen dioxide (NO2) at various locations across the city. Using simple and relatively cheap equipment, participants in the.
Do you think Bengaluru’s air is as bad as that of Delhi? Source: Bangalore Mirror Balakrishna MR BM reader Delhi is clogged and has been reported to be the worst city to breathe, in India. The current summer and the vast civic constructions in the city are worrying and could lead to Bengaluru becoming the.
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.