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Tough new rules will help tackle Krakow's air pollution crisis

Tough new rules will help tackle Krakow's air pollution crisis

Krakow has implemented a strict ban on using solid fuels. Burning these fuels (especially coal, but also wood and waste) for heating in households generates significant pollution, comparable to the Great Smog in London back in the 1950s....

Zegarek 2016-01-16
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Krakow’s Smog Crisis: 4 Steps to Protect Yourself

Krakow’s Smog Crisis: 4 Steps to Protect Yourself

The WHO has ranked air pollution as one of top 10 preventable causes of death. In fact it has predicted that by 2020 there will be 8 million deaths per year due to air pollutants. Yet the air quality in Krakow has devolved to the point where...

Zegarek 2015-12-21
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Commission refers Poland to the Court of Justice of the EU over poor air quality

Commission refers Poland to the Court of Justice of the EU over poor air quality

Poland referred to Court for breaching the limit of small particulate matter. The European Commission decided today to refer Poland to the Court of Justice of the EU over persistently high levels of dust particles that pose a major risk...

Zegarek 2015-12-10
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