May 09, 2022 1:52 am
Besides anti-smog guns, the department will also hire “hydraulic-operated sprinkler truck mount systems” for dust control as part of its anti-pollution measures.
December 03, 2021 4:09 pm
Smog, a type of intense air pollution and smoke, not just reduces visibility but is considered extremely harmful for one's health.
November 18, 2021 11:10 am
It is possible to work on making your lungs stronger as you fight this pollution
January 14, 2020 1:31 pm
Officials at the Chennai International Airport released a statement urging citizens residing around the airport in Meenambakkam to refrain from building bonfires as it compromises visibility.
December 27, 2019 8:05 am
Research shows that children’s developing brains, eyes and bone marrow absorb electromagnetic radiation three to 10 times deeper than adults.
November 05, 2019 5:03 pm
Sources said that the smog in the city should dissipate once the wind velocity picks up in Chennai.
November 03, 2019 6:37 pm
Many continue to use surgical masks unaware that they are for single-use purpose only. While N95 and N99 are most sought after, there are some other masks that you must know about.
October 30, 2019 12:04 pm
Smog, that appears as a thick haze with a brownish tint, is mostly caused by high concentrations of nitrogen oxides.
October 30, 2019 1:15 pm
This Diwali, the air quality plummeted to ‘very poor’ category. The air quality was at its worst in the three years since 2017.
May 13, 2019 2:03 pm
Anyone who engages in strenuous outdoor activity, from jogging to manual labour, is prone to smog-related health hazards.
June 22, 2020 6:11 pm
A look at the Air Quality Index during the week after Diwali in Delhi shows the amount of damage firecrackers have done with a little input from stubble burning in Punjab.
April 02, 2015 11:24 am