With so many kinds of face masks in the market it is bound to get confusing as to what kind one should opt for. Here’s a listicle which could help.
According to a research, Delhi residents would be able to extend their life expectancy by 3.35 years if the National Clean Air Programme had been implemented given it had the target to reduce PM 2.5 by up to 30 per cent by 2024.
According to a report, a mere ten percent increase in the same-day exposure to PM 2.5 correlated with a 0.14 percent rise in the number of reported violent crimes.
In this week’s article for Breathe Series, Kiran Manral digs into researches and studies which point to correlation between air pollution and rise in mental health issues.
These findings have shaken up the traditional belief that the womb was a barrier to the toxic environment that we often live in.
Four women from across the country tell us how they are reducing their carbon footprint in a bid to save the planet.
This week in the Breathe series, Kiran Manral writes on how air pollution may lead to low birth weight and developmental delay among children.
Environmental pollution can seem like an overwhelming challenge. So here’s a compilation of what you can do, as an individual, as a family, as a community, to tackle it and make an impact, no matter how small.
The water crisis many Indian cities are dealing with could be a direct result of the pollution of potential sources of potable water and a lack of control over the pollution.
An insidious way in which the landfill poisons the environment around is by the leaching of toxins. Leachate is produced when rainwater passes through the landfills, absorbs the toxic chemicals and passes into the ground and the groundwater.
The first synthetic plastic was produced in 1907 but commercial production of plastic began only in the 1950s. For something that has been in existence for less than a century, plastics have overrun the earth.
Over the past few years, many folks have decided to move out of the cities to smaller towns and places where they can breathe a purer air. This reverse migration, from city to small town or rural, triggered purely by pollution and health issues, or pollution migration as some call it, is a decision that is not taken easily.