Air Pollution

Air Pollution

Over 80% of lung damaging particulate matter in cities- PPMIO comes from cars, trucks, buses, and other vehicles on the road.

In India, air pollution is believed to cause 527,700 fatalities a year.

The EU could save up to 161�� a year by reducing deaths caused by air pollution.

70% Tailpipe emissions account for the air pollution in major Chinese cities.

Turn Around

Air Pollution around cities is clearly visible from space.

Some 2 million cars in Manila now cause 80% of air pollution there.

Air pollution from China has been tracked to the central valley of California!

It���s like flying through soup!

The great smog of 1952 in London killed at least 8,000 people.

5.000 In southern California alone, 5.000 annual premature deaths are attributed to pollution from short-haul diesel trucks!

Air Pollution

shared by Feul on Apr 30, 2012 in Transportation


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