Monday, October 13, 2008

China is home to 16 of the planet's 20 most heavily polluted cities - now the bad news

Because of stoves and smoking, the air inside lower-class homes is up to 10 times worse than the gloom outside, researchers say.

China is already home to 16 of the planet's 20 most heavily polluted cities -- a noxious consequence of its double-digit economic growth. Now researchers have worse news for the nation's beleaguered lower classes: The air inside their homes is up to 10 times worse than the prevailing gloom outside.http://feeds.latimes.com/~r/latimes/news/science/environment/~4/419263282 From the Los Angeles Times: China also suffers from indoor air pollution

 

 

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