[fa icon="calendar'] Mar 17, 2016 @ 07:00 AM / by Meleah Paull
[fa icon="calendar'] Feb 04, 2016 @ 11:25 AM / by Kristine Yeung
In December 2015, I arrived in Beijing with a paper face mask feeling confident and prepared, only to find out that masks with purifying canister filters have become the new norm. Masks are an inseparable part of everyday life for Beijingers as the AQI (Air Quality Index) continues to reach unhealthy and at times hazardous levels.
[fa icon="calendar'] Dec 17, 2015 @ 10:30 AM / by Christopher Zeitz
Air pollution in larger cities has received a great deal of attention in recent months. Several major cities have experimented with partial bans on vehicular traffic, including Paris, Beijing, México City, Santiago, and São Paulo. Sometimes these policies have proven to be quite effective with noticeable improvements in air quality, but not always.