Pollution Kills Millions of Poor People

Posted: June 16, 2014 in -
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air-pollution

 

Yes — they are trying to kill you.

Scientific American:

Poisoned Poor Killed in Millions by Pollution

What kills more people than HIV, malaria and tuberculosis every year? Air pollution. Tack on fouled water and poisoning by toxic waste and pollution killed 8.4 million people in 2012—or nearly three times as many people as those three diseases. Combined.

 

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