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Tesla Gets Order To Stop Polluting Excessively in California — 112 Notices of Violation Since 2019 - CleanTechnica.com

Tesla Gets Order To Stop Polluting Excessively in California — 112 Notices of Violation Since 2019 - CleanTechnica.com | Agents of Behemoth | Scoop.it

It seems that the Bay Area Air Quality Management District is getting a bit fed up with Tesla. Or, at least, it’s getting fed up with one specific problem at the Tesla Fremont factory ...

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June 27, 6:25 PM
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Supreme Court Blocks EPA’s ‘Good Neighbor’ Rule Limiting Air Pollution Across State Lines - EcoWatch.com

Supreme Court Blocks EPA’s ‘Good Neighbor’ Rule Limiting Air Pollution Across State Lines - EcoWatch.com | Agents of Behemoth | Scoop.it

The U.S. Supreme Court has put a hold on enforcement of EPA’s “Good Neighbor” plan to reduce the drifting of air pollution from power plants.

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June 5, 5:14 PM
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Climate change will make air pollution worse—here's how - PHYS.org

Climate change will make air pollution worse—here's how - PHYS.org | Agents of Behemoth | Scoop.it

A new study finds climate change is likely to make upward spikes of ozone at ground level worse by 2050, which could result in many parts of the United States falling out of compliance with air quality standards and increasing risks to public health.

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Satellites capture smoke pouring from hundreds of wildfires across North America (photos) | Space.com

Satellites capture smoke pouring from hundreds of wildfires across North America (photos) | Space.com | Agents of Behemoth | Scoop.it

NASA's Aqua and Terra satellites have captured the smoke pouring out of hundreds of wildfires blazing across Canada and Mexico since last week.

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May 16, 6:19 PM
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California is home to six of the 10 most polluted cities in the US | Daily Mail Online

California is home to six of the 10 most polluted cities in the US | Daily Mail Online | Agents of Behemoth | Scoop.it

A new report has revealed the 2024 top 10 most polluted cities in America. The state home to America's 'climate warriors' has six locations on the list - and takes the top three spots.

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May 14, 8:56 PM
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Tesla sued over air pollution from factory in Fremont, California - CNBC.com

Tesla sued over air pollution from factory in Fremont, California - CNBC.com | Agents of Behemoth | Scoop.it

A California nonprofit has sued Tesla over what it calls the company's "ongoing failure to comply with the Clean Air Act" at its Fremont assembly plant.

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April 23, 9:23 PM
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High air pollution in Denmark may impact children's academic performance - PHYS.org

High air pollution in Denmark may impact children's academic performance - PHYS.org | Agents of Behemoth | Scoop.it

Pollution from traffic, farming and wood stoves may have a negative effect on children's cognitive development, according to a new study published in Environment International on Danish students' performance in the lower secondary school leaving examination.

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‘Where can you hide from pollution?’: cancer rises 30% in Beirut as diesel generators poison city | Air pollution | The Guardian

‘Where can you hide from pollution?’: cancer rises 30% in Beirut as diesel generators poison city | Air pollution | The Guardian | Agents of Behemoth | Scoop.it

Lebanon’s economy and electricity system are broken and much power is now generated locally, with devastating effects on air quality and health...

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Our village pig farm smells so bad it is causing us nose bleeds and spoiling our food | Daily Mail Online

Our village pig farm smells so bad it is causing us nose bleeds and spoiling our food | Daily Mail Online | Agents of Behemoth | Scoop.it

Residents say they are unable to sit in their gardens because the odour is so overpowering and one woman was even advised by her GP not to get pregnant because of health concerns.

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Why does South Asia have the world’s worst air pollution? - aljazeera.com

Why does South Asia have the world’s worst air pollution? - aljazeera.com | Agents of Behemoth | Scoop.it

Smog-ridden cities in Bangladesh, Pakistan and India had the poorest air quality last year, says report.

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Thai tourist hotspot Chiang Mai tops world's most polluted cities - PHYS.org

Thai tourist hotspot Chiang Mai tops world's most polluted cities - PHYS.org | Agents of Behemoth | Scoop.it

Thai tourist hotspot Chiang Mai was blanketed by hazy smog Friday, as residents and visitors to the usually picturesque northern city were left wheezing in the toxic air.

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Hanoi chokes as Vietnam capital tops most polluted cities list - PHYS.org

Hanoi chokes as Vietnam capital tops most polluted cities list - PHYS.org | Agents of Behemoth | Scoop.it

Vietnamese capital Hanoi was blanketed by a thick haze of pollution on Tuesday that obscured high-rise buildings and left the city's nearly nine million people breathing toxic air.

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‘Safe’ air-quality levels in US, UK and EU still harmful for health, study says | Air pollution | The Guardian

‘Safe’ air-quality levels in US, UK and EU still harmful for health, study says | Air pollution | The Guardian | Agents of Behemoth | Scoop.it

Even smallest amount of exposure to minute soot particles – known as PM2.5 – raises the risk of cardiovascular disease...

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June 27, 6:38 PM
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NASA is flying planes low over the US to make maps of air pollution sources | Space.com

NASA is flying planes low over the US to make maps of air pollution sources | Space.com | Agents of Behemoth | Scoop.it

NASA is flying aircraft low over the US in order to learn where, exactly, greenhouse gases are coming from. The results should help the agency fight causes of human-driven climate change.

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Children near Amsterdam airport use inhalers more, study finds | Air pollution | The Guardian

Children near Amsterdam airport use inhalers more, study finds | Air pollution | The Guardian | Agents of Behemoth | Scoop.it

Results show increase in symptoms such as wheeziness in presence of high aviation-related ultrafine particles...

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Study finds industrial air pollution contributes to New Mexico's low birthweight - PHYS.org

Study finds industrial air pollution contributes to New Mexico's low birthweight - PHYS.org | Agents of Behemoth | Scoop.it

Babies born with weights less than 5 lbs 8 ounces (2,500 grams), can face a host of health challenges and an increased risk for chronic health problems like diabetes and heart disease later in life. 

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Wildfires and air quality: How to check the reading in your area - Globalnews.ca

Wildfires and air quality: How to check the reading in your area - Globalnews.ca | Agents of Behemoth | Scoop.it

As another wildfire season begins, Environment and Climate Change Canada is advising people to pay attention to air pollution levels and check the Air Quality Health Index.

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SoCal air quality officials haven't acted to cut port pollution: They escaped to a desert resort instead - PHYS.org

SoCal air quality officials haven't acted to cut port pollution: They escaped to a desert resort instead - PHYS.org | Agents of Behemoth | Scoop.it

Next time you take in Southern California's notoriously hazy skies and dirty air, remember that smog regulators still aren't using their power to crack down on one of the region's biggest polluters.

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Air Pollution Can Add To The Risk And Severity of Sleep Apnea, Study Finds - NDTV.com

Air Pollution Can Add To The Risk And Severity of Sleep Apnea, Study Finds - NDTV.com | Agents of Behemoth | Scoop.it

A new study published in the journal International Neurotoxicology Association has found that air pollution can add to the risk and severity of obstructive sleep apnea (OSA), a sleep disorder in which breathing repeatedly stops and starts.

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Study examines household air pollution and foetal growth variances - DigitalJournal.com

Study examines household air pollution and foetal growth variances - DigitalJournal.com | Agents of Behemoth | Scoop.it

Our findings suggest that the link between household air pollution and poor foetal growth may be less pronounced.

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Is air pollution sapping your child’s concentration? New study links NO2 exposure to attention span | Euronews

Is air pollution sapping your child’s concentration? New study links NO2 exposure to attention span | Euronews | Agents of Behemoth | Scoop.it

Boys may be impacted by traffic fumes for longer as their brains mature more slowly, the Spanish researchers say.

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'Exceptional' dust cloud from Sahara sweeps Europe, says climate monitor - Raw Story

'Exceptional' dust cloud from Sahara sweeps Europe, says climate monitor - Raw Story | Agents of Behemoth | Scoop.it

An "exceptional" dust cloud from the Sahara is choking parts of Europe, the continent's climate monitor said on Monday, causing poor air quality and coating windows and cars in grime. 

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Researchers reveal harsh reality about air pollution levels that could affect hundreds of thousands of lives - The Cool Down

Researchers reveal harsh reality about air pollution levels that could affect hundreds of thousands of lives - The Cool Down | Agents of Behemoth | Scoop.it

Air pollution levels in Europe have improved over the past two decades, but recent findings reveal the harsh reality.

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Air Pollution Linked to Increased Risk for Childhood Asthma - Physician's Weekly

Air Pollution Linked to Increased Risk for Childhood Asthma - Physician's Weekly | Agents of Behemoth | Scoop.it

Early-life air pollution is associated with an increased risk for asthma in childhood, according to a study published online Feb. 28...

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Air pollution interacts with weather and climate extremes - Climate.gov

Air pollution interacts with weather and climate extremes - Climate.gov | Agents of Behemoth | Scoop.it

A new scientific review highlights existing evidence suggesting that air pollutants, including aerosols and trace gases, can influence weather and climate systems through intricate interactions with meteorology and ecosystems.

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