A university student creates a new type of meat packaging which is 100% recyclable. from: BBC News
Schools and factories close. India’s Supreme Court blasts the government’s do-nothing response. But Delhi residents continue to suffer from the bad air. From: New York Times
The decision was announced after several parts of the city recorded severe air quality. from: BBC News
All around the world the remnants of a global pandemic are testing the resolve of governments and private firms to rid the planet of its waste. From: New York Times
Do fireworks let off during Diwali celebrations really cause that much pollution? from: BBC News
A letter to world leaders gathered at the U.N. climate conference in Glasgow was signed by nearly 500 parent groups from 44 countries. From: New York Times
David is worried about his asthmatic daughter Esme because of the pollution levels she’s exposed to.
Two towers, each measuring 16 and a half feet high, were installed in an area in the east of the city in an experiment to tackle contamination. From: New York Times
The WHO is slashing recommended maximum limits of key pollutants as evidence of danger mounts. from: BBC News
A court ruled in a lawsuit that President Joko Widodo and six other top officials had neglected to fulfill citizens’ rights to clean air and ordered them to improve the air quality in the capital. From: New York Times
Scientists say light pollution is a factor driving “worrying” declines in local insect populations.
from: BBC News Waterways have become increasingly popular places to swim, especially with pools closed in lockdown.
Wild swimmer Angela Jones says she hopes her specially designed coffin will catch attention.