India Now Has the World’s Worst Air Pollution

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“ India’s toxic air is now contributing to nearly 1.1 million deaths a year, and the country is on its way toward standing alone as the site of the deadliest air pollution problem on the planet. “

https://www.technologyreview.com/s/6...air-pollution/
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Originally Posted by old india hand View Post “ India’s toxic air is now contributing to nearly 1.1 million deaths a year, and the country is on its way toward standing alone as the site of the deadliest air pollution problem on the planet. “

https://www.technologyreview.com/s/6...air-pollution/

good job with you covering the land and me covering the water ( Chennai oil spill ), we'll be on top of this in no time.
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... we'll be on top of this in no time.

is too late .. escape to Andaman
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Good call -- poison arrows and empty waves
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...and storms. Would have been a worse place to be than Chennai this last monsoon/winter.
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So very sad. And that's "progress"?
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Worse, we don't seem to have a plan to tackle the air (and water and noise and others) pollution epidemic.
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No plans? How about giant powerful fans to blow it towards the moon

Obviously not the answer to the whole pollution problem (or as yet even partial answer) but I am looking forward to the results of http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/i...w/55918745.cms

Temperature Inversion is a big part of the persistent smog and air quality problems around the world, and this idea has been around for some time but has never been tested in real life.
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We are a lot better off than Antartica. Once that melts we have to live underwater.
Hey, that should be fun, Bojack Horseman, anyone?
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Maybe address why we have a society of consumption addicts.
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Yep. Amazon has my address

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