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Latest Articles in Air quality index

Lekhi Targets AAP Over Air Pollution, Quality Of Water In Delhi

In several places of the national capital, the AQI was in the 'very poor' zone while in some congested areas such as Wazirpur and ITO, the air quality plunged to the 'severe' category.

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5 Extremely Worrying Facts About The Air Toxicity Problem In India

It is high time that each of us takes an active stand in this fight against air pollution by doing our bit to protect ourselves and our families, while we await our policymakers to make macro changes

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How Monitoring Air Quality Data Has Become Absolute Necessity

Here are 3 reasons that tell us how monitoring air quality data can help us understand the impact of outdoor air pollution and ultimately channel us towards reducing our carbon footprints

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Electric Cars And Vehicles: Future Of India

It is a big question why the cash crunch government, with the persistent fiscal deficit, wants to phase out all its cars and other vehicles by 2020 and make the country free of conventional fossil fuel based cars by 2030

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Delhi Chokes With Bad Air Quality Across AQI Stations, Drastic Measures Needed

As per the AQI data, any reading above 300, which is almost everywhere in NCR is considered hazardous, with the index warning that everyone may experience serious health effects

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Not A Cracker Of A Curb

A ban on cracker sales in Delhi hasn’t worked miracles. However, it could be a step in the right direction

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Indians Could Live Longer If Air Quality Improves: Study

The study takes air borne particulate matter pollution, PM 2.5, into account and extrapolates it to see what impact any reduction in its volume would have on the life span of people

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NCR To Have Common Air Quality Index By October

Currently the Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) and the Ministry of Earth Sciences (MoES) put out separate air quality indexes while the Delhi Pollution Control Committee (DPCC) shares real-time data

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