Pollution

Aberdeen student hopes to kick off a ‘refill revolution'

55 minutes ago   |   Evening Express

An environmental entrepreneur from Aberdeen is hoping to help stop plastic pollution.
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33 eerie photos show just how polluted China's air has become

33 eerie photos show just how polluted China's air has become

1 hour ago   |   Business Insider

As winter approaches, China has ordered its northern cities, along with Beijing and Tianjin, to cut emissions by 4%. The government also ordered more than 5 million households...
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Turning tides with Plastic Free Periods

3 hours ago   |   Surf Girl

Ending plastic pollution from menstrual products, period. As the world wakes-up to the impact of plastic pollution caused by single-use bottles and packaging, another big issue...
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Louisiana's 'Cancer Alley' residents launch march against pollution

3 hours ago   |   The Guardian

Grassroots campaign against industrial toxins hopes to win support in two-week trek during gubernatorial runoff election For two straight weeks residents of southern Louisiana...
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Little progress made in tackling air pollution in Europe, research says

9 hours ago   |   The Guardian

European Environment Agency found levels of fine particulate matter stalled after decades of reductions Little progress has been made on tackling air quality in Europe, new...
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Hamilton ‘feels like giving up on everything'

Hamilton ‘feels like giving up on everything'

10 hours ago   |   PlanetF1   |   2 articles

In an emotional post on Instagram, Lewis Hamilton expressed sadness over the state of the world, saying “I feel like giving up on everything”. The five-time Formula 1 Champion...
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Controversial whisky bothy plans for Cairngorms withdrawn after dozens of objections

12 hours ago   |   Press and Journal

Controversial plans to create a whisky bothy in the Cairngorms have been temporarily withdrawn following dozens of objections. Chivas Brothers had hoped to open the tourist...
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Breathing polluted air could age the memory by 10 YEARS in the worst affected areas, study warns

Breathing polluted air could age the memory by 10 YEARS in the worst affected areas, study warns

14 hours ago   |   Daily Mail

Researchers from the University of Warwick found that human memory is significantly worse in areas with high levels of nitrogen dioxide and air particulates .
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William and Kate arrive at evening reception in rickshaw as an exception is made to allow vehicle in Islamabad

William and Kate arrive at evening reception in rickshaw as an exception is made to allow vehicle in Islamabad

22 hours ago   |   Royal Central

As they arrived at the evening reception at the Pakistan monument this evening, the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge rode in an auto-rickshaw to embrace the Pakistan culture. The...
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The unexpected ways pollution can affect your hormones and reproductive system

The unexpected ways pollution can affect your hormones and reproductive system

1 day ago   |   Metro

Pollution is bad. We know this. But do we really know why it's so bad? OK, we know some things. We know pollution is bad for the planet; that it's contributing to the warming...
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Ex-Emmerdale star Leah Bracknell has died three years after being diagnosed...

Ex-Emmerdale star Leah Bracknell has died three years after being diagnosed with lung cancer 

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UK porn blacklist is dead after government abandons age verification

UK porn blacklist is dead after government abandons age verification

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Meghan and Harry delete Instagram message with awkward typo two days after...

Meghan and Harry delete Instagram message with awkward typo two days after original post

MEGHAN Markle and Prince Harry have deleted an Instagram post that had an awkward typo in and replaced it two days after the original message, fans of the Duke and Duchess of... Read more ...

Four arrested over Nazi salutes and racism at England match in Bulgaria

Four arrested over Nazi salutes and racism at England match in Bulgaria

Four people have been detained following vile abuse against England players on Monday night At least four Bulgarian football fans have been arrested over the racist abuse of... Read more ...

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Hands On With the Google Pixel 4 and Pixel 4 XL

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Lionel Messi receives golden shoe after stunning 36 La Liga goals last season

Lionel Messi receives golden shoe after stunning 36 La Liga goals last season

This is the sixth time the Barcelona captain has picked up the award and the third time he has won it in a row Read more ...