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Title: Study suggest 13 measures to reduce air pollution by 40%
Source:The Pioneer
Date:31 May 2018

A new study has suggested 13 measures, including reducing emissions from thermal power plants and cutting use of solid fuel in households, which, it said, can reduce air pollution levels by almost 40 per cent and avoid 9 lakh premature deaths in India every year. According to a statement issued by Greenpeace India, the implementation of these measures may also lead to 50-60 per cent reduction of PM2.5 levels across North India, including Delhi during winter, when it spikes. The study was done by Louisiana State University (LSU) and Greenpeace also contributed to it.

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