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Air pollution: Data on ozone-related deaths needs to be scrutinised, says Environment Minister Dave

The data related to ozone collected by Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) for 2016 shows that ozone levels have not exceeded the permissible level of 100ug/m3 at any of the locations during 2016.

Air pollution on equator affects ozone more

Air pollution on equator affects ozone more

Increase in air pollution in the regions near the equator has led to the formation of more total ozone worldwide, compared to the amount of pollution being emitted, researchers have found.

Air pollution may shorten survival chances in lung cancer patients

Adenocarcinoma is the most common type of non-small cell lung cancer, which accounts for 80 per cent of lung cancer cases.

Delhi odd-even scheme: Air quality improves slightly on Day 2

Delhi odd-even scheme: Air quality improves slightly on Day 2

The safe levels of PM 2.5 and PM 10 are 60 and 100 ug/m3 respectively.

NASA says Antarctic ozone hole area approaches annual maximum

NASA says Antarctic ozone hole area approaches annual maximum

The Antarctic ozone hole, located above the South Pole, expands during every Southern Hemisphere Antarctic spring.