Friday, February 22, 2019
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People assemble home made air purifiers during a workshop organized by Smart Air Filters at a local coffee shop in Shanghai

Air Filters to Curb Indoor Pollution Tied to Blood Pressure Improvement

By Lisa Rapaport (Reuters Health)  Seniors living in housing with poor indoor air quality may have healthier blood pressure when they use portable air filters than...
Vehicles of United Parcel Service are seen at the new package sorting and delivery UPS hub in Corbeil-Essonnes and Evry

UPS Partners with LA-Based Startup to Develop Electric Delivery Truck

(Reuters) United Parcel Service Inc said it would partner with a Los Angeles-based company to develop an electric medium-duty delivery truck, as the package...
Why smog should not be your excuse to skip workouts

Why Smog Should Not Be Your Excuse to Skip Workouts

By Lisa Rapaport (Reuters Health)  Even when traffic fumes permeate the air, it's still better for your heart if you get outside and exercise than if...
The Apple logo is seen on a computer screen in the illustration photo taken in Bordeaux

Apple Launches $300 Million Green Energy Fund in China

SHANGHAI (Reuters)  Apple Inc will launch a $300 million clean energy fund in China, the firm said in a statement on Friday, working with its...
A plane flies in the polluted air above the airport fences in Beijing

China Jails Hundreds of Officials for Pollution Violations

SHANGHAI (Reuters) China has jailed hundreds of officials for failing to tackle environmental violations uncovered during inspections last year, the environment ministry said in...
Air pollution may account for 1 in 7 new diabetes cases

Air Pollution May Account for 1 in 7 New Diabetes Cases

By Anne Harding (Reuters Health) Air pollution could be responsible for 3.2 million new cases of type 2 diabetes every year globally, suggests a new...