Pollution causing more deaths worldwide than war or smoking: Lancet

This more than sad especially when so many experts in so many fields involved in this detailed study and report agreed in the findings. Developing and middle class countries being hit the hardest and remote people like Canada’s Inuit facing some of the highest levels of pollution yet the the farthest away from the sources.

At least 9 million premature deaths were caused by diseases from toxic emissions

The Associated Press

October 20, 2017

http://www.cbc.ca/1.4363613

Update as well as more on the above report including podcast or transcript.

New Delhi’s toxic smog poses serious health threat, warns doctor

http://www.cbc.ca/radio/thecurrent/the-current-for-november-13-2017-1.4397572/new-delhi-s-toxic-smog-poses-serious-health-threat-warns-doctor-1.4397897

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