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Coming from India, I’m pretty much used to the level of air pollution there is here. I’ve however seen people struggle with breathing problems, given how much particulate matter there is in our air. It doesn’t surprise me anymore, to see probably one in a hundred people using a face mask to breathe clean air. Read Full Story at Yanko Design

Coming from India, I’m pretty much used to the level of air pollution there is here. I’ve however seen people struggle with breathing problems, given how much particulate matter there is in our air. It doesn’t surprise me anymore, to see probably one in a hundred people using a face mask to breathe clean air. Read Full Story at Yanko Design

https://flic.kr/p/C2QsEB | INDIA7574/ " they're used to  it????????" | I had to try to get out of DELHI earlier than planned because of the poison in the air.    Of the world’s top 20 polluted cities, 13 are in India compared to just three in China. Air pollution slashes life expectancy by 3.2 years for the 660 million Indians who live in cities,  Yet INDIANS who literally have no choice except to mock laugh and jeer at my SURGICAL MASK that i wear religiously every second I'm outside.  Its…

https://flic.kr/p/C2QsEB | INDIA7574/ " they're used to it????????" | I had to try to get out of DELHI earlier than planned because of the poison in the air. Of the world’s top 20 polluted cities, 13 are in India compared to just three in China. Air pollution slashes life expectancy by 3.2 years for the 660 million Indians who live in cities, Yet INDIANS who literally have no choice except to mock laugh and jeer at my SURGICAL MASK that i wear religiously every second I'm outside. Its…

Hebei province made its steel industry the main target for a major effort to control air pollution after China announced its Action on Air Pollution in September 2013.

Hebei province made its steel industry the main target for a major effort to control air pollution after China announced its Action on Air Pollution in September 2013.

Dhravi Slum, Mumbai, India; Courtesy of Flickr User ToGa Wanderings; Licensed via Creative Commons

Dhravi Slum, Mumbai, India; Courtesy of Flickr User ToGa Wanderings; Licensed via Creative Commons

As images of a terrifying traffic jam emerge from China, we look at the most   painful commutes on the planet

As images of a terrifying traffic jam emerge from China, we look at the most painful commutes on the planet

Living in: The world’s most eco-friendly cities What’s it like to live in a city committed to environmental protection and sustainable development? The answer might make you green with envy. - Cape Town, South Africa, eco-friendly, Table Mountain (Credit: Eric Nathan/Getty)

Living in: The world’s most eco-friendly cities What’s it like to live in a city committed to environmental protection and sustainable development? The answer might make you green with envy. - Cape Town, South Africa, eco-friendly, Table Mountain (Credit: Eric Nathan/Getty)

An Amnesty International mission delegate's fingers covered in oil from an oil spill near Ikarama. This photograph was taken eight months after the spill. Experts who studied video footage of the two spills in Ogoniland say they could together be as large as the 1989 Exxon Valdez disaster in Alaska

An Amnesty International mission delegate's fingers covered in oil from an oil spill near Ikarama. This photograph was taken eight months after the spill. Experts who studied video footage of the two spills in Ogoniland say they could together be as large as the 1989 Exxon Valdez disaster in Alaska

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