nuclear-news

The News That Matters about the Nuclear Industry Fukushima Chernobyl Mayak Three Mile Island Atomic Testing Radiation Isotope

Air Quality Warning for NE Europe – Contamination from Sellafield Nuclear site 11 April 2013

Published on 10 Apr 2013

arclight2011

Dangers of air pollution worse than previously thought, UN health agency warns

8 April 2013 — The dangers posed by air pollution are far larger than previously thought, the United Nations World Health Organization (WHO) has announced, as it renewed its call for rapid global action in reducing what it described as one of “the greatest hazards to human health.”….

Screenshot from 2013-04-10 23:37:53

……..”The estimations we have now tell us there are 3.5 million premature deaths every year caused by household air pollution, and 3.3 million death every year caused by outdoor air pollution,” Dr. Maria Neira, the WHO’s Director of Public Health and Environment, told the CCAC meeting.

Screenshot from 2013-04-10 23:41:36

Ground-level ozone pollution was estimated to cause an additionally 200,000 premature deaths every year, the agency said in a press release, which notes that “burden of disease” is a calculation based on years of life lost combined with years lived at less than full health.

Screenshot from 2013-04-11 04:14:52

“Air pollution is becoming one of the biggest health issues we have in front of us at the moment,” Dr. Neira said. ……

Screenshot from 2013-04-11 04:15:42

http://www.un.org/apps/news/story.asp…

Link to low level wind maps
http://magicseaweed.com/UK-Ireland-MS…

Link to EURDEP radiation monitoring in Europe

https://geoserver.jrc.ec.europa.eu/Pu…

Even Moderate Air Pollution Can Raise Stroke Risks

Link to map showing “normal” particulate pollution warnings maps
http://www.facebook.com/CleanAirLondon

Feb. 13, 2012 — Air pollution, even at levels generally considered safe by federal regulations, increases the risk of stroke by 34 percent, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center researchers have found.

http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/…

April 11, 2013 - Posted by | Uncategorized

5 Comments »

  1. […] https://nuclear-news.net/2013/04/11/air-quality-warning-for-ne-europe-contamination-from-sellafield-n… Sellafield and Professor Chris Busby – INTRIGUE AND DECEPTION CONCERNING IRELAND! […]

    Pingback by Sellafield promotes Savannah Rivers very own Mr Wright to chairman « nuclear-news | May 9, 2013 | Reply


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

%d bloggers like this: