160 people arrested on arson charges for Greek wildfires that the media previously said climate change was to blame
Greek officials arrested 160 people on arson charges for the that ravaged Greece this summer. Previously, the media almost exclusively blamed the Greek wildfires on climate change. Wildfires have scorched Greece this summer. In the past week, at least 21 people – including two children – lost their lives in connection with the wildfires. Fire […]
Wood burners cause nearly half of urban air pollution cancer risk – study | Air pollution | The Guardian
Wood burning stoves in urban areas are responsible for almost half of people’s exposure to cancer-causing chemicals found in air pollution particles, new research has shown. The polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAHs) in tiny pollution particles are produced by burning fuels and have long been known to have carcinogenic effects. The new study examined the sources […]