The dual effects of COVID-19 lockdowns on air quality

The dual effects of COVID-19 lockdowns on air quality

A recent satellite analysis suggests that the COVID-19 lockdown is reducing two pollutants but increasing another. Share on PinterestA reduction in traffic appears to be having a double-edged effect on air pollution. With so many people working from home or sheltering in place, a reduction in automobile emissions is one potentially positive outcome of the […]
Air pollution may affect the lethality of COVID-19

Air pollution may affect the lethality of COVID-19

New research suggests that air pollution may have an effect on the number of people who die from COVID-19. Share on PinterestScientists have found a link between the lethality of COVID-19 and air pollution. Stay informed with live updates on the current COVID-19...
Air pollution may be a leading global cause of death

Air pollution may be a leading global cause of death

New research has found that air pollution is one of the leading causes of death worldwide, far surpassing smoking, malaria, and other significant factors. Share on PinterestAir pollution may increase the risk of death significantly more than other factors, such as...