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2012 March 7: Australia, New South Wales: (wood-smoke pollution reduction) A vision for Armidale: how we must diversify to keep growing

2012 March 7: Australia, New South Wales: (wood-smoke pollution reduction) A vision for Armidale: how we must diversify to keep growing Armidale Express … taking every measure to reduce wood–smoke pollution. … we can reduce unhealthy particulate matter in our … Continue reading

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2012 Feb. 11: U.K. England: Zero Carbon Britain Report: lifestyle changes to cut emissions: At war over geoengineering

2012 Feb. 11: U.K. England: Zero Carbon Britain Report: lifestyle changes to cut emissions: At war over geoengineering The Guardian … either cooling the planet or lowering carbon emissions (Report, 6 February). … weather and geologic events for various military … Continue reading

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2012 Feb. 4: Canada, Quebec, Montreal: (wood-burning stoves) When health concerns collide with culinary tradition

2012 Feb. 4: Canada, Quebec, Montreal: (wood-burning stoves) When health concerns collide with culinary tradition Montreal Gazette Smoke from wood-burning stoves creates high levels of particulate matter – tiny particles of pollution that easily penetrate lungs.

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2012 Jan. 28: China: (particulates) Popular Criticism Cracks China’s Wall of Denial About Pollution

2012 Jan. 28: China: (particulates) Popular Criticism Cracks China’s Wall of Denial About Pollution New York Times BEIJING — Weary of waiting for the authorities to alert residents to the city’s … pollution — particulates 2.5 micrometers in diameter or … Continue reading

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2012 Jan. 26: Living on Thin Ice

2012 Jan. 26: Living on Thin Ice The Climate Reality Project

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2012 Jan. 23: NASA studies indicate methane and soot control could slow global …

2012 Jan. 23: NASA studies indicate methane and soot control could slow global … Waste Management World The black soot particles also deposit on reflective surfaces and absorb solar radiation. There is need to convert wood or animal dung burning … Continue reading

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2012 Jan. 20: Bahrain: Pollution alert over burning of tyres

2012 Jan. 20: Bahrain: Pollution alert over burning of tyres Gulf Daily News “Other air pollutants found in smoke produced from such burning include carbon dioxide, oxides of nitrogen and particulate matter,” he said.

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