Polluted air linked to 7 million deaths in 2012 - WHO

By Reuters | Tue, 25 Mar 2014 00:01 AM
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* Risks from indoor, outdoor pollution greater than thought

* Heart disease, strokes, cancer deaths linked to dirty air

* Cleaner air policies could save millions of lives - WHO

By Kate Kelland

LONDON, March 25 (Reuters) - Air pollution killed about 7 million people in 2012, making it the world's single biggest environmental health risk, the World Health Organisation (WHO) said on ...

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