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Crop residue burning is a major contributor to air pollution in Delhi: Study

While fossil fuel emissions in New Delhi account for 80 percent of the air pollution plume during the summer, emissions from biomass burning (such as crop residue burning) in neighboring regions rival those from fossil fuels during the fall and winter. “Black carbon aerosols are damaging to human health and their levels are higher in […]

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