Tuesday, 30 October 2018

90% of world's children are breathing toxic air, WHO study finds

Source: The Guardian, 29th October 2018, by Matthew Taylor

Matthew Taylor reported, "(...) Poisonous air is having a devastating impact on billions of children around the world, damaging their intelligence and leading to hundreds of thousands of deaths, according to a report from the World Health Organization. The study found that more than 90% of the world’s young people – 1.8 billion children – are breathing toxic air, storing up a public health time bomb for the next generation. (...)"

Read more at: https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2018/oct/29/air-pollution-worlds-children-breathing-toxic-air-who-study-finds