The Netherlands Proposes Culling Livestock by 1/3 to Curb Pollution

Dutch politicians considered forcing hundreds of farmers to cut livestock numbers in an effort to reduce ammonia pollution.  The Guardian reported that the finance and agriculture ministry civil servants proposed cutting livestock numbers by 30%. The proposals could mean forcing …

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Air Pollution Slashing Life Expectancy of Billions Worldwide, Report Says

A report from the Air Quality Life Index (AQLI) published on Wednesday has revealed that air pollution is cutting short the lives of billions of people by up to 5.6 years. The researchers reported that coal burning is the principal …

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