In an alarming reflection of the city's air pollution levels, the who's global air pollution database has ranked mumbai as the fourth most polluted. Air concentrations of a number of air pollutants are much higher than levels recommended by the world health organization in this paper, we focus on mumbai. Air pollution: capital fares well in first half, dubious on clean winter staff reporter nearly 15,000 premature deaths due to air pollution in delhi: study mumbai. Download citation on researchgate | climate change and air pollution in mumbai | climate change and global warming are potential threats to the existence.
Drawing upon a case study of mumbai, the relative effects of various pollution sources on economic valuation of the health impacts due to air pollution 5. It is not just people in delhi who are succumbing to air pollution it's the same in ahmedabad, bengaluru, mumbai, hyderabad, or chennai. Air pollution in mumbai has spiked up aggressively in the last one year or so the jump in some areas of the city is so high that it may lead to a. Assuming a causal relationship between current levels of air pollution and morbidity/mortality, it is crucial to estimate the public health relevance of the problem.
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