• Wed, 02 May 2018 06:43
    Nine out of 10 people breathing polluted air: WHO
    More than 90 percent of the global population is breathing in high levels of pollutants, the World Health Organization said Wednesday, blaming poor air quality for some seven million deaths annually.
    Breaking News
  • Sun, 03 Dec 2017 01:00
    Study finds high pesticide levels in local food
    NGOs call for law forcing industry to declare discharge of toxic substances
    national
  • Fri, 11 Aug 2017 07:09
    Planet marks new highs for heat, pollutants, sea level in 2016: report
    WASHINGTON - The Earth set a series of dire records in 2016, including hottest year in modern times, highest sea level and most heat-trapping gases ever emitted, a global climate report said Thursday.
    Breaking News
  • Thu, 24 Mar 2016 01:00
    Haze crisis soars in Chiang Rai
    Air hazard levels in Chiang Rai have risen to nearly 300 micrograms of pollutants per cubic metre, the worst in the country so far this year, which has caused thousands of haze-affected residents to seek medical treatment.
    national
  • Wed, 23 Mar 2016 17:32
    Haze crisis soars in Chiang Rai
    Air hazard levels in Chiang Rai have risen to nearly 300 micrograms of pollutants per cubic metre, the worst in the country so far this year, which has caused thousands of haze-affected residents to seek medical treatment.
    Breaking News
  • Wed, 16 Jul 2014 00:00
    BMA gets tough over temple crematoriums
    The Bangkok Metropolitan Administration (BMA) has threatened to take action against temples using crematoriums that exceed its limits for pollutants.
    national
  • Tue, 05 Feb 2013 00:00
    Region 'must tackle pollution urgently'
    Short-lived pollutants key to global warming: experts
    national
  • Wed, 04 Apr 2012 00:00
    Control on biomass emissions sought
    People living close to biomass power plants have called on environmental watchdog agencies to strictly control the hazardous and toxic air pollutants released from the plants, claiming they affect their health and their farms.
    national
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