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Rescuers search for survivors in the debris from the 2009 Jiweishan Mountain landslide, which may have been triggered by air pollution. 2017 , PM Air pollution in Ch…

The Great Smog of ’52 >> These chilling images were taken during London’s Great Smog of ’52. For four days the city of London was blanketed by a poisonous smog that reduced visibility to a few yards and led to an estimated 12,000 fatalities.

The Great Smog of '52

Toxic fog - London bus makes its way along Fleet Street in heavy smog, December 1952 Keystone/Hulton Archive/Getty Images

As the years go by I feel that next December it will be difficult to find sustainability wins we were able to incorporate into our daily life. And then next 12 months pass and the list is here: 1) installed 12 photovoltaic panels on our roof. So far produced 449kWh of electricity and avoided 365kg of CO2 production. With a full year cycle we should be able to cover close to 90% of our electricity needs 2) moved from 2 cars to one. Got rid of both Diesel engine cars key air polluters 3) we…

As the years go by I feel that next December it will be difficult to find sustainability wins we were able to incorporate into our daily life. And then next 12 months pass and the list is here: 1) installed 12 photovoltaic panels on our roof. So far produced 449kWh of electricity and avoided 365kg of CO2 production. With a full year cycle we should be able to cover close to 90% of our electricity needs 2) moved from 2 cars to one. Got rid of both Diesel engine cars key air polluters 3) we…

MessageToEagle.com – In December 1952 a great fog blanked London killing as many as 12,000 people. Causing breathing problems, the fog covered the city for five days and it is the worst air pollution event in the European history. This terrible event became known as the Great Smog of 1952, also known as the Big Smoke, …

In 1952 smog blanked London killing as many as people. Causing breathing problems, the fog covered the city for five days and it is the worst air pollution event in the European history.

The Great Smog of '52  or Big Smoke was a severe air pollution event that affected London during December 1952. A period of cold weather, co...

vintage everyday: 12 Amazing Color Photographs of the London Smog Disaster of 1952

12.12.2015: A history is made as nations reach agreement in order to reduce climate change by air pollution.

Announcement of final agreement Saturday evening was greeted with cheers, hugs and prolonged applause at conference hall in Paris

December 4, 1952 – Great Smog of 1952: A "killer fog" descends on London (in the process coining the word "Smog", for "smoke" and "fog").      Nelson's Column during the Great Smog of 1952

The Great Smog was a severe air-pollution event that affected London during December A period of cold weather and windless conditions collected airborne pollutants mostly from the use of coal to form a thick layer of smog over the city.

In December 1952, the ‘Great Smog’ descended on London – a thick, polluted fog which made it difficult to see, and breathe.  Up to 100,000 people became ill after the ‘Great Smog’ – and some estimates put the death toll at 12,000 people.  Now researchers looking into China’s current air pollution issues

Mystery of 1952 ‘Great Smog’ which killed 12,000 Londoners has been solved

Atmospheric scientists, pinning down chemical processes behind Beijing& pollution, discovered an explanation for the unusually toxic smog that killed thousands of people in London in December

In December 2012, the U.S. EPA finalized rules to protect people from exposure to toxic air pollution from industrial, commercial, and institutional boilers. Photo credit: Flickr/Leo Fung. http://insights.wri.org/news/2012/12/holiday-gift-epa-new-rules-will-cut-toxic-air-pollution-american-boilers?utm_campaign=socialmedia_medium=worldresources_source=pinterest.com

In December 2012, the U.S. EPA finalized rules to protect people from exposure to toxic air pollution from industrial, commercial, and institutional boilers. Photo credit: Flickr/Leo Fung. http://insights.wri.org/news/2012/12/holiday-gift-epa-new-rules-will-cut-toxic-air-pollution-american-boilers?utm_campaign=socialmedia_medium=worldresources_source=pinterest.com

People take videos during a flag-raising ceremony amid heavy smog at Tiananmen Square, after the Beijing issued its first ever “red alert” for air pollution on December 9, 2015

Photos of the Week: 12/5-12/18

People film with their cameras during a flag-raising ceremony amid heavy smog at the Tiananmen Square after the city issued its first ever "red alert" for air pollution in Beijing December 9 Sagolj by parismatch_magazine

Lion sculptures have their mouths covered by masks in Xi'an, Shaanxi province, China on December 12th 2016. Several art students from Xi'an Fine Art College spent an hour and a half overnight adding masks to more than 800 stone hitching posts, in order to raise awareness about air pollution. Credit: EPA #China #pollution #art #protest #Shaanxi #students

Lion sculptures have their mouths covered by masks in Xi'an, Shaanxi province, China on December 12th 2016. Several art students from Xi'an Fine Art College spent an hour and a half overnight adding masks to more than 800 stone hitching posts, in order to raise awareness about air pollution. Credit: EPA #China #pollution #art #protest #Shaanxi #students

New Delhi's 'Gas Chamber' Smog Is So Bad That United Airlines Has Stopped Flying There - NDTV #757Live

Delhi smog: NHRC problems observe to Centre, Punjab-Haryana federal government - Web News 24

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