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Thousands of pollution deaths worldwide linked to western consumers.

Western consumers who buy cheap imported toys, clothes and mobile phones are indirectly contributing to tens of thousands of pollution-related deaths in the countries where the goods are produced, according…

New Executive Order “Points Us Backward to an Era of More Pollution and More Disease”

White House officials revealed tonight that President Trump will  sign an executive order Tuesday commanding the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency to begin weakening a range of important public heath protections, including taking steps to…

Air pollution cuts life of Indians by average 3.4 years: Study.

Air pollution has reduced the life expectancy of Indians by an average of 3.4 years with Delhi topping the list at 6.3 years, according to a study. Press Trust of…

Zurich tops European cities fighting air pollution, Luxembourg bottom of pile

The city of Zurich has emerged as the winner of the ‘Sootfree Cities’ ranking which graded the efforts of 23 major European cities to improve air quality. The Swiss city…

Statement on President Obama’s Goal to Reduce Oil and Gas Methane Pollution

Statement on President Obama’s Goal to Reduce Oil and Gas Methane Pollution

Methane is over 80 times more potent than carbon pollution when it comes to climate change in the short term Washington, D.C. — This morning, as part of a series…

Trash burning worldwide significantly worsens air pollution

Trash burning worldwide significantly worsens air pollution

BOULDER — Unregulated trash burning around the globe is pumping far more pollution into the atmosphere than shown by official records. A new study led by the National Center for…

Reducing pollution in the southern Mediterranean

Reducing pollution in the southern Mediterranean

Countries bordering the south and east of the Mediterranean need to continually improve many aspects of environmental management to reduce pollution in the sea, according to a new assessment. Photo…

Air pollution harming health across Europe

Around 90 per cent of city dwellers in the EU are exposed to one of the most damaging air pollutants at levels deemed harmful to health by the World Health…

Southern Californians at risk of death from air pollution, EPA says

Southern Californians are among those at highest risk of death due to air pollution Weitere Artikel: Statement on President Obama’s Goal to Reduce Oil and Gas Methane Pollution Methane is…

Rena sinking intensifies pollution

The splitting and sinking of Rena’s stern is increasing marine pollution levels, with more oil spewing Weitere Artikel: Ocean wealth valued at US$24 trillion, but sinking fast The value of…

Pollution from China alters weather in US West

Chinese officials insist the murky air over Beijing this month is just fog. Weitere Artikel: New Executive Order “Points Us Backward to an Era of More Pollution and More Disease”…

Pollution from Asia circles globe at stratospheric heights

Pollution from Asia circles globe at stratospheric heights

BOULDER—The economic growth across much of Asia comes with a troubling side effect: pollutants from the region are being wafted up to the stratosphere during monsoon season. The new finding,…