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The Hindu
NGT rejects AAP govt. plea to exempt two-wheelers from odd-eventhey have only “copy-pasted” the recommendations of the Supreme Court appointed
The Hindu / Posted 18 minutes ago
they have only “copy-pasted” the recommendations of the Supreme Court appointed EPCA. Earlier, the NGT had directed the Central Pollution Control Board, Delhi Pollution Control Committee and every State pollution control board to file ambient... Read more
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dna
NGT bans sale of plastic items along Ganga belt from Haridwar up to RishikeshKanpur, 30 drains are directly discharging 701 million litres/day (MLD) of wast
dna / Posted 4 hours ago
Kanpur, 30 drains are directly discharging 701 million litres/day (MLD) of waste water in the Ganga, a recent report of the Central Pollution Control Board has said. The report also highlighted that barring three of the 30 drains, all other drains... Read more
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dna
SC eases pet coke, furnace oil bannot know what is going on," the bench had said. After hearing relevant stakeho
dna / Posted yesterday
not know what is going on," the bench had said. After hearing relevant stakeholders, the court directed the ministry and Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) to fix emission standards for sulphur oxides and nitrogen oxides standards in its May... Read more
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asianage
5-old in NGT alleges noise pollution by Metrostress, high blood pressure and anxiety. The petition has made ministry of env
asianage / Posted 2 days ago
stress, high blood pressure and anxiety. The petition has made ministry of environment and forests, the Delhi government, Central Pollution Control Board, Delhi Pollution Control Committee, North Delhi Municipal Corporation and Delhi Metro Rail... Read more
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asianage
5-old Delhi girl moves green bench alleging noise pollution due to metro trainsstress, high blood pressure and anxiety. The petition has made Ministry of Env
asianage / Posted 2 days ago
stress, high blood pressure and anxiety. The petition has made Ministry of Environment and Forests, the Delhi government, Central Pollution Control Board, Delhi Pollution Control Committee, North Delhi Municipal Corporation and Delhi Metro Rail... Read more
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asianage
Delhi pollution: Air quality drops to 'very poor' from 'moderate'department was at 8.2 degrees Celsius. On December 8, the air quality index wa
asianage / Posted 4 days ago
department was at 8.2 degrees Celsius. On December 8, the air quality index was 194, which is 'moderate', according to the Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB). This was the first time in two months that the air quality had improved to a large... Read more
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asianage
Delhi air quality detoriates againplayers had fallen sick. On the day, the AQI had improved to 'poor' from 'very
asianage / Posted 6 days ago
players had fallen sick. On the day, the AQI had improved to 'poor' from 'very poor', Dipankar Saha, Air Lab Chief of the Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB), had said, "Air quality is improving every hour and we hope it will continue to... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Delhi air quality becomes 'poor' againplayers had fallen sick. On the day, the AQI had improved to 'poor' from 'very
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 6 days ago
players had fallen sick. On the day, the AQI had improved to 'poor' from 'very poor', Dipankar Saha, Air Lab Chief of the Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB), had said, "Air quality is improving every hour and we hope it will continue to... Read more
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asianage
Delhi air quality improves to ‘moderate’, sky clearindex had improved to ‘poor’ on Wednesday, a toxic haze continued to envelope D
asianage / Posted 7 days ago
index had improved to ‘poor’ on Wednesday, a toxic haze continued to envelope Delhi. Dipankar Saha, Air Lab Chief of the Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB), had on Wednesday said, “Air quality is improving every hour and we hope it will... Read more
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The Hindu
NGT raps Punjab, Haryana over their action plan on pollutionthey have only “copy-pasted” the recommendations of the Supreme Court appointed
The Hindu / Posted 7 days ago
they have only “copy-pasted” the recommendations of the Supreme Court appointed EPCA. Earlier, the NGT had directed the Central Pollution Control Board, Delhi Pollution Control Committee and every state pollution control board to file ambient... Read more
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dna
Like bad light and rain, air quality must be checked before a match: IMA tells BCCIcricket match at Feroz Shah Kotla stadium in Delhi despite hazardous air qualit
dna / Posted 8 days ago
cricket match at Feroz Shah Kotla stadium in Delhi despite hazardous air quality. The green body had earlier directed the Central Pollution Control Board, Delhi Pollution Control Committee and every state pollution control boards to file ambient... Read more
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Business Standard India
Considering banning import of pet coke: Centre to SCall the states and Union Territories to consider enforcing the decision of the
Business Standard India / Posted 10 days ago
all the states and Union Territories to consider enforcing the decision of the Environment and Forests Ministry and the Central Pollution Control Board prohibiting the use of pet coke and furnace oil. On the last hearing of the matter on... Read more
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The Hindu
Rahul Gandhi uncontested, Shashi Kapoor is no more, and other top stories of the day276 and 455 micrograms per cubic metre by 3 p.m., according to the Central Cont
The Hindu / Posted 10 days ago
276 and 455 micrograms per cubic metre by 3 p.m., according to the Central Control Room for Air Quality Management of the Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB).Naval ship traces 9 missing Kerala fishermen off Lakshadweep A Navy ship on Monday... Read more
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The Hindu
Delhi’s air quality dips further276 and 455 micrograms per cubic metre by 3 p.m., according to the Central Cont
The Hindu / Posted 11 days ago
276 and 455 micrograms per cubic metre by 3 p.m., according to the Central Control Room for Air Quality Management of the Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB). Pollution is considered severe plus or emergency when the readings are above 300 and... Read more
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asianage
Smog woes: NGT slams Delhi govt for not filing comprehensive action planPunjab, Haryana, Uttar Pradesh and Rajasthan to submit an action plan on tackli
asianage / Posted 11 days ago
Punjab, Haryana, Uttar Pradesh and Rajasthan to submit an action plan on tackling pollution. It had earlier directed the Central Pollution Control Board, Delhi Pollution Control Committee and every state pollution control boards to file ambient... Read more
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ESPN.co.uk
Delhi pollution interrupts India-Sri Lanka Teston Sunday was higher than 350 in most parts of Delhi, but in the early 200s in
ESPN.co.uk / Posted 11 days ago
on Sunday was higher than 350 in most parts of Delhi, but in the early 200s in the surroundings of Feroz Shah Kotla. The Central Pollution Control Board rates such conditions as "very poor". According to CPCB, exposure to them for a prolonged... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
New Delhi smog affects Dinesh Chandimal, Sri Lanka skipper receives medical treatmentsaid. The Lankan move irked the BCCI and Team India's support staff nearly cal
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 11 days ago
said. The Lankan move irked the BCCI and Team India's support staff nearly called it a deliberate tactic, though the Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB)'s rating of the capital's air quality remained "very poor". BCCI acting president CK... Read more
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Business Standard India
NGT raps AAP govt for not filing plan to fix air pollution, holding TestPunjab, Haryana, Uttar Pradesh and Rajasthan to submit an action plan on tackli
Business Standard India / Posted 11 days ago
Punjab, Haryana, Uttar Pradesh and Rajasthan to submit an action plan on tackling pollution. It had earlier directed the Central Pollution Control Board, Delhi Pollution Control Committee and every state pollution control boards to file ambient... Read more
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dna
'Situation getting worse': NGT raps Delhi govt, directs to submit action plan to curb air pollutioncricket match at Feroz Shah Kotla stadium in Delhi despite hazardous air qualit
dna / Posted 11 days ago
cricket match at Feroz Shah Kotla stadium in Delhi despite hazardous air quality. The green body had earlier directed the Central Pollution Control Board, Delhi Pollution Control Committee and every state pollution control boards to file ambient... Read more
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The Indian Express
Delhi pollution: Air will be worse today, tomorrowmorning was 8 degrees Celsius, a degree below normal. The maximum was 26.4 degr
The Indian Express / Posted 11 days ago
morning was 8 degrees Celsius, a degree below normal. The maximum was 26.4 degrees Celsius, a degree above normal. The Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) advisory says that exposure to very poor air quality for a prolonged period can cause... Read more
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Business Standard India
Mask-wearing Sri Lankan players complain of pollution, halt play brieflywhen Indian team under Kohli took the field, none of the players wore anti-poll
Business Standard India / Posted 12 days ago
when Indian team under Kohli took the field, none of the players wore anti-pollution masks. According to Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB), Delhi's air quality has been rated as very poor. The CPCB states: "Exposure to such... Read more
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asianage
Clarify stand on emissions: NGTThe National Green Tribunal (NGT) on Friday asked the Central Pollution Control
asianage / Posted 13 days ago
The National Green Tribunal (NGT) on Friday asked the Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) to clarify its stand on coal-based thermal power plants, which were causing emission beyond permissible limits that resulted in air pollution. The NGT asked... Read more
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asianage
If you wear face mask, you can potentially save millions: Delhi resident to Obamaair pollution. Delhi's air quality remained in the "very poor" category for th
asianage / Posted 14 days ago
air pollution. Delhi's air quality remained in the "very poor" category for the seventh straight day on Thursday with the Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) recording an AQI (air quality index) of 360. Sharma has also been invited to attend... Read more
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Business Standard India
Delhi resident urges Obama to wear face mask tomorrowon air pollution. Delhi's air quality remained in the "very poor" category for
Business Standard India / Posted 14 days ago
on air pollution. Delhi's air quality remained in the "very poor" category for the seventh straight day today with the Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) recording an AQI (air quality index) of 360. Sharma has also been invited to attend... Read more
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Business Standard India
Air pollution neither Delhi specific nor limited to winter aloneInstitute at the University of Chicago (EPIC-India) said. The study analysed r
Business Standard India / Posted 17 days ago
Institute at the University of Chicago (EPIC-India) said. The study analysed records from 18 monitoring stations of the Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) from November 2016 to October 2017. This includes the monitoring station in R K Puram... Read more
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The Hindu
New ‘gas standards’ in the works to fight pollutionfor several pollutants.” Going ahead, he said, there would be talks with envir
The Hindu / Posted 17 days ago
for several pollutants.” Going ahead, he said, there would be talks with environment-monitoring agencies like the the Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) to see if these can become reference standards for use by all private and public... Read more
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Business Standard India
Delhi inhaling toxins as air quality nears 'severe', may worsen in 3 daysin weather conditions and the stubble burning that continues unabated in Delhi-
Business Standard India / Posted 17 days ago
in weather conditions and the stubble burning that continues unabated in Delhi-NCR itself. According to the data from Central Pollution Control Board, the Air Quality Index (AQI) across Delhi-National Capital Region continued to be "very-poor"... Read more
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The Hindu
What is particulate matter and how does it affect you?to exposure to PM2.5.What are the standard values for PM? According to the Nat
The Hindu / Posted 19 days ago
to exposure to PM2.5.What are the standard values for PM? According to the National Ambient Air Quality Standards of the Central Pollution Control Board of India, the 24-hour average for PM10 is 100 microgram/cubic metre and 60 microgram/ cubic... Read more
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Business Standard India
Stubble burning: Delhi air nears severe again, dense smog likely on Nov 24though the number of incidents of stubble burning has gone down, the impact is
Business Standard India / Posted 23 days ago
though the number of incidents of stubble burning has gone down, the impact is there," A. Sudhakar, Member Secretary of the Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) told IANS. According to CPCB officials, while the local emission to external emission... Read more
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Business Standard India
Cement shares trade weak; Shree Cement, JK Lakshmi Cement down over 4%states and Union Territories to consider enforcing the decision of the Ministry
Business Standard India / Posted 25 days ago
states and Union Territories to consider enforcing the decision of the Ministry of Environment and Forest (MoEF) and the Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) prohibiting the use of pet coke and furnace oil by the industry in Uttar Pradesh,... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Air quality around Taj Mahal stable, UP govt tells Supreme Courtwas collected at four air quality monitoring stations - Taj Mahal, Itimad Daull
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 25 days ago
was collected at four air quality monitoring stations - Taj Mahal, Itimad Daulla, Ram Bagh and Nunihai industrial area– Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) set-up under the top court’s supervision. In Nunihai, the department admitted, NO2 is... Read more
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DW
Delhi Half Marathon kicks off despite heath warning |suffering toxic smog since November 8 although light rains around the city help
DW / Posted 26 days ago
suffering toxic smog since November 8 although light rains around the city helped settle the smog in recent days. India's Central Pollution Control Board said that despite the slight improvement in air quality from "severe" to "very poor" it was... Read more
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Business Standard India
NGT lifts construction ban in Delhi-NCRcoercive order including the imposition of exemplary cost. “All the state gove
Business Standard India / Posted 27 days ago
coercive order including the imposition of exemplary cost. “All the state governments, state pollution control boards, central pollution control board and Delhi government should have complete preparedness for the coming eventualities when the... Read more
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The Hindu
The superbugs of Hyderabadfor Antimicrobial Resistance, which talks about imposing limits on antibiotics
The Hindu / Posted 27 days ago
for Antimicrobial Resistance, which talks about imposing limits on antibiotics in industrial waste. But a member of the Central Pollution Control Board, tasked with deciding on these limits, told The Hindu that these regulations are at least... Read more
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dna
Plea on measures to tackle pollution: SC seeks Centre's replyin availability of power on 24X7 basis. Meanwhile, the bench asked the Centre,
dna / Posted 27 days ago
in availability of power on 24X7 basis. Meanwhile, the bench asked the Centre, amicus and the counsel appearing for the Central Pollution Control Board to identify the money, which was collected under various heads pursuant to orders passed by... Read more
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dna
Supreme Court directs states and Union territories to prohibit pet coke & furnace oilcoke and furnace oil from November 1 in Uttar Pradesh, Haryana and Rajasthan, m
dna / Posted 27 days ago
coke and furnace oil from November 1 in Uttar Pradesh, Haryana and Rajasthan, made the remarks after the Centre said the Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) has issued a direction on their prohibition with immediate effect until further... Read more
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The Hindu
SC for nationwide ban on furnace oil, pet cokeand Deepak Gupta observed in their written order. Pursuant to the Supreme Cour
The Hindu / Posted 27 days ago
and Deepak Gupta observed in their written order. Pursuant to the Supreme Court ban, both the Environment Ministry and the Central Pollution Control Board, on November 15, brought into “immediate effect a prohibition on the use of pet coke and... Read more
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Business Standard India
Only God can save us, say officials as BJP, AAP, Cong spar over Delhi smogof the slow wind speed,” which means the pollutants hang in the air for longer,
Business Standard India / Posted 28 days ago
of the slow wind speed,” which means the pollutants hang in the air for longer, said D. Shah, a scientist at the state-run Central Pollution Control Board of India. NITI Aayog, the federal government’s economic planning think-tank, has estimated... Read more
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dna
Tell us how you will spend Rs 700 cr green Funds for mitigation of pollution: Delhi HC grills AAP govtPollution Control Committee counsel Sanjeev Ralli informed the court that 25 pe
dna / Posted 28 days ago
Pollution Control Committee counsel Sanjeev Ralli informed the court that 25 per cent of ECC is given to the Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) and the rest is used by the Delhi government for environment protection. "Are the... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
'We're praying': Officials say India will not act on smog this yearof the slow wind speed," which means the pollutants hang in the air for longer,
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 28 days ago
of the slow wind speed," which means the pollutants hang in the air for longer, said D. Shah, a scientist at the state-run Central Pollution Control Board of India. NITI Aayog, the federal government's economic planning think-tank, has estimated... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Delhi pollution: Steps taken to mitigate poor air quality ‘woefully inadequate’, says HCwere levied for every violation of construction norms in the city and 25% of th
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 28 days ago
were levied for every violation of construction norms in the city and 25% of the amount collected was remitted to the Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) for utilisation. The DPCC said the fines were levied on the directions of the... Read more
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Eye Witness News
New Delhi smog: ‘We’re now praying. Only God can save us’of the slow wind speed,” which means the pollutants hang in the air for longer,
Eye Witness News / Posted 28 days ago
of the slow wind speed,” which means the pollutants hang in the air for longer, said D. Shah, a scientist at the state-run Central Pollution Control Board of India. NITI Aayog, the federal government’s economic planning think-tank, has estimated... Read more
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Eye Witness News
‘We’re now praying. Only God can save us’of the slow wind speed,” which means the pollutants hang in the air for longer,
Eye Witness News / Posted 29 days ago
of the slow wind speed,” which means the pollutants hang in the air for longer, said D. Shah, a scientist at the state-run Central Pollution Control Board of India. NITI Aayog, the federal government’s economic planning think-tank, has estimated... Read more
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Business Standard India
Kejriwal sits on Rs 787-cr green fund, puts onus on Centre as Delhi chokesunder "very poor" category on Wednesday, though it is said to have improved as
Business Standard India / Posted 29 days ago
under "very poor" category on Wednesday, though it is said to have improved as compared to past week. According to the Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB), the average AQI of Delhi-NCR at 6 p.m was 353 on Wednesday while the major pollutant... Read more
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dna
NCR smog: Pollution on the wane, EPCA may lift 'emergency' measuresGraded Response Action Plan (GRAP) if pollution remains under control. The 24-
dna / Posted 29 days ago
Graded Response Action Plan (GRAP) if pollution remains under control. The 24-hour average air quality index (AQI) of the Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) was 361, which falls in the 'very poor' category, showing a marginal dip as compared... Read more
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asianage
AAP govt sitting on unused Rs 1,500 crore green fund as Delhi battles toxic smog2015 on trucks entering Delhi while the rest is made up of cess on every litre
asianage / Posted 29 days ago
2015 on trucks entering Delhi while the rest is made up of cess on every litre of diesel sold, in effect since 2008. The Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) has amassed Rs 62 crore as one per cent cess from dealers selling diesel cars with... Read more
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Business Standard India
Rs 1,500 cr green fund lies unused as Delhi battles to escape 'gas chamber'sold, in effect since 2008. ALSO READ: Delhi smog: Over 60,000 trucks entered
Business Standard India / Posted 30 days ago
sold, in effect since 2008. ALSO READ: Delhi smog: Over 60,000 trucks entered capital after expiry of entry ban The Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) has amassed Rs 62 crore as one per cent cess from dealers selling diesel cars with... Read more
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Business Standard India
Delhi air quality still severe; CM now wants odd-even in neighbour statesof a drizzle in NCR and neighbouring states, the air quality is set to improve
Business Standard India / Posted 30 days ago
of a drizzle in NCR and neighbouring states, the air quality is set to improve further, experts said. According to the Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) the average Air Quality Index (AQI) of NCR, including Delhi, was 398 with major... Read more
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dna
Delhi smog: Air quality still 'very poor', emergency measures to continueemergency measures such as ban on trucks and construction immediately. The 24-
dna / Posted 30 days ago
emergency measures such as ban on trucks and construction immediately. The 24-hour average air quality index (AQI) of the Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) was 308, which falls in the 'very poor' category, following a week-long smog episode... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
As govt drags feet over air pollution, experts say situation is public health crisisSunita Narain, director general of Centre for Science and Environment, said of
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 30 days ago
Sunita Narain, director general of Centre for Science and Environment, said of the current pollution episode. Data from Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) shows that for most cities in UP, Punjab and Haryana air pollution levels in terms of... Read more
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