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The Toxic Smog Cloud Hanging Over Shanghai Looks Just As Bad As It Sounds

Published: 
Sat, 12/07/2013 - 6:21pm
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Chemicals

Shanghai is notorious for its terrible air quality, but the smog in this Chinese metropolis just hit absurd levels.

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State Of The Air 2013: American Lung Association Report Reveals America's Most Polluted Cities

Published: 
Wed, 04/24/2013 - 11:26pm
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Chemicals

Air quality continues to improve across the United States, but over 40 percent of Americans live in counties with unhealthy levels of particle or ozone pollution. 

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In China, Breathing Becomes a Childhood Risk

Published: 
Tue, 04/23/2013 - 8:43am
Category: 
Chemicals

The boy’s chronic cough and stuffy nose began last year at the age of 3. 

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As Pollution Worsens in China, Solutions Succumb to Infighting

Published: 
Fri, 03/22/2013 - 2:08pm
Category: 
Chemicals

China’s state leadership transition has taken place this month against an ominous backdrop. 

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DWP sues air district over Owens Valley dust rules

Published: 
Sat, 10/27/2012 (All day)

As a boy, Ted Schade couldn't get enough of old westerns with heroes standing alone in defense of towns that wouldn't stand up for themselves.

Now a 55-year-old man, Schade believes he is experiencing his own version of "High Noon."