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New US-Israeli study shows how tiny man-emitted particles affect weather, crops

A study conducted jointly by American and Israeli researchers has concluded that even the tiniest of man-emitted particles, much smaller than previously thought, is...

Preparations underway for second mass protest along Gaza security fence

Gaza and Israel’s IDF are preparing for another tense day along the security fence on Friday, as protesters amassed about 10,000 tires to be...

Pollution in New Delhi reaches dangerous levels: “We are in a state of emergency”

Residents of New Delhi are no longer willing to remain silent about the harsh environmental reality in which they've been living for years as...

Pollution caused 9 million casualties worldwide in 2015, study shows

A new research conducted by The Lancet Commission on Pollution and Health has found that one in six deaths in 2015 were linked to...

Despite natural gas rig malfunction, Israeli EPA boasts “no increase in air pollution”

Israel's Ministry of Environmental Protection reported on Friday that there was a crack on Israel's natural gas rig off the coast of Ashkelon. The...

Britain to ban diesel, gasoline powered cars

By 2040, the British government is planning to ban the sale of diesel or gasoline powered vehicles. The goal is to fight the increasing...

Reduced air quality with this year’s two days of Lag b’Omer

Although Israel formally postponed the Lag b'Omer vacation by a day due to Haredi demands, bonfires were still lit last night, resulting in a...

Volkswagen to pay 2.8 billion dollar fine due to gas emissions scandal

US court imposed a 2.8 billion dollar fine on Volkswagen after the company admitted to cheating in gas emissions tests. ...

Purim forecast: Rain expected in the north, sandstorms in the south

Purim forecast: According to the Israeli Environmental Protection Ministry, the air pollution level in southern Israel this afternoon will be considerably high due to...

Ammonia danger report: 600 thousand lives at risk

Haifa Mayor Yona Yahav presented a report detailing the dangers of Ammonia. According to the expert report, there is an immediate danger. ...