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Air Pollution

Air Pollution

UNEP, IQAir develop calculator to combat air pollution in cities

The first-ever real-time air pollution exposure calculator has been developed by the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) in collaboration with Swiss air quality technology company IQAir, and was announced on Tuesday. The first of its kind exposure calculator builds on the work done by UNEP and IQAir on the world's…
bubmag
September 8, 2021
Air Pollution

Timaru and Washdyke’s air pollution rates improve during lockdown

John Bisset/Stuff Aerial view showing Washdyke, which has had air quality issues in recent times. (File photo) Warm weather and reduced industrial activity has led to decreased air pollution in Washdyke and Timaru, according to Environment Canterbury. Timaru recorded just two high pollution nights since the lockdowns began on August…
bubmag
September 7, 2021