Policy and Enforcement Helped Delhi See More Good Air Days in 2019

Posted by Rypos on Mar 18, 2020 9:00:00 AM

 

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Delhi Air Quality Reaches Toxic Levels Despite India’s Ongoing Efforts

Posted by Rypos on Dec 4, 2019 10:00:00 AM

In Delhi, the most polluted major metropolisin the world, India’s government moved to ban millions of private vehicles from the streets on Monday, a day after the city recorded its worst air quality in three years.

As temperatures cool and winds calm, New Delhi's air quality drops. The poor air quality can make eyes water, induce coughing, and cause breathlessness even for those without respiratory illnesses. Often, the city will declare a public health emergency, and even go as far as to shut schools.

 

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