Black is the new white

For a long time, white and light colors dominated interiors, but now dark nuances are the order of the day. If, for example, you choose skirting boards, door and window frames in black to go with a wall design in navy blue or fir green, you can complete the harmonious overall picture with radiators in … Read more

56 air quality monitoring stations in the country’s regions

Shorouk Awad (Dubai) The UAE has witnessed a remarkable increase in the total stations operating to monitor air quality in all regions of the country during the past five years, reaching 56 stations in 2021, compared to 39 stations in 2017, where the growth rate reached (45%) during the past year. It is a positive … Read more

“Goodbye, fine dust?” ‥ As China improves, Korea becomes ‘clear’

◀ anchor ▶ It was a blue autumn sky today. But did you guess, China’s air quality, which affects our skies, has definitely improved in recent years. What is the reason?, Correspondent Lee Hae-in from Beijing reports. ◀ Report ▶ Jingshan Park is famous for its Forbidden City view. From the observation deck, the panoramic … Read more

Cleaner air would save many lives in Europe

The residents of the Niederaussem power plant in Bergheim, North Rhine-Westphalia, can watch the air being polluted. Bild: Picture-Alliance According to the EU Environment Agency, an estimated 307,000 people in the European Union died prematurely from air pollution in 2019, tens of thousands of them in Germany. Overall, the air quality is getting better and … Read more

How do you calculate the number of deaths linked to air pollution?

DECRYPTION – The reality behind the mortality figures is more complex than it appears. “A death in five in the world is linked to air pollution. “” Air pollution causes nearly 100,000 premature deaths per year in France. ” “More than 40,000 dead each year attributable to air pollution in France ”… It has become … Read more

Towards stricter standards for air pollutants

INFOGRAPHICS – To reduce the number of premature deaths worldwide, the WHO recommends lowering the alert thresholds for the finest particles and nitrogen oxides. For this October 14, National Air Quality Day in France, Airparif has issued a warning, because the fine particle threshold may be exceeded in the Paris region. And, despite the improvement … Read more