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China’s 2019 winter pollution gains offset by worsening in other regions: Study

16 January 2020, 6:18 AM

Smog-prone regions near Beijing and Shanghai posted big improvements in air quality in late 2019, but pollution in other parts of China worsened as dirty industries were relocated rather than shut down, researchers said on Thursday.

Tons of plastic churns through waves on South African beach

13 December 2019, 8:40 AM

Tons of plastic waste appeared in waves along the Durban coastline on Thursday.

Delhi’s air turns hazardous again, government issues health warnings

12 December 2019, 12:24 PM

India’s capital New Delhi saw another episode of plummeted pollution level to “severe” quality on Thursday due to a drop in temperature and wind speed that trapped pollutants in the atmosphere.

Campaigners demand EU action against Western Balkan heavy polluters

11 December 2019, 12:18 PM

Most Western Balkan countries have failed to fulfil the first requirement to meet European Union industrial emissions standards despite commitments governments made in 2005, environmental campaigners warned on Tuesday.

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Industry groups urge White House to finish environmental review process

22 November 2019, 4:10 PM

More than 30 industry groups on Friday called on the Trump administration to finish a regulatory overhaul that would make it easier to clear federal environmental approval for big infrastructure projects such as pipelines and road expansions.

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