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David Jones said: “Our best understanding of the worst case is that the risk should be low,” External link

startribune Friday, March 15, 2019 12:40:00 AM CET

Roger Chamberlain said: “We want to ban the mass use to prevent any of these sorts of exposures that they had at Water Gremlin,” External link

startribune Friday, March 15, 2019 12:40:00 AM CET

Marcus Eriksen said: “If you’re going to increase production of plastics—double it in the next 15 years—you’re going to see an increase of unrecyclable plastic products and packaging going to the more remote parts of the world, where there is still no plan for efficient recovery,” External link

thenation Thursday, March 14, 2019 1:26:00 PM CET

Carroll Muffett said: “For too long, one of the most invisible aspects of the plastics crisis has been the impacts of plastics on communities who live in the shadows and along the fence line of plastics refining and manufacturing,” External link

thenation Thursday, March 14, 2019 1:26:00 PM CET

Steve Russell said: “We believe we have a role in fixing it,” External link

thenation Thursday, March 14, 2019 1:26:00 PM CET

UC Irvine said: “Our study was designed to test what kinds of concentrations could be encountered on the ground during a random visit downwind of various facilities. We’re seeing elevated levels of carcinogens and other gases in the same area where we’re seeing excess cancers known to be caused by these chemicals,” External link

news-uci Thursday, March 14, 2019 3:46:00 AM CET

Gufran Beig said: “There is an urgent need to conduct strategic ozone observations, especially over agricultural fields, and the development of annual regional-emission database to support policy making in India,” External link

HindustanTimes Monday, March 11, 2019 4:15:00 AM CET

Joyce Msuya said: "This improvement in air quality didn't happen by accident. It was the result of an enormous investment of time, resources and political will," External link

ecns Sunday, March 10, 2019 11:08:00 AM CET

Norman Edelman said: "Now, it's true that if they smoked combustible cigarettes they would get more of this stuff," "But this does make it quite clear that vaping is not safe" External link

medicinenet Sunday, March 10, 2019 7:26:00 AM CET

Norman Edelman said: "They're doing it the right way. They're not measuring what's in the vaped liquid, they're measuring what gets into the kids' bodies, which is really the important question," External link

medicinenet Sunday, March 10, 2019 7:26:00 AM CET

Norman Edelman said: "The most safe approach is smoking cessation , and for kids the most safe approach is smoking prevention," "What I'm concerned about is that all this talk about 'more safe' under the rubric of harm reduction is going to make us forget about the importance of smoking prevention and smoking cessation" External link

medicinenet Sunday, March 10, 2019 7:26:00 AM CET

Dipankar Saha says: “Biological agents such as fungus, viruses, bacteria, dust mites, not to mention TB and flu patients, cause indoor pollution,” External link

newindianexpress Sunday, March 10, 2019 4:54:00 AM CET

Anoop Misra said: “It is a new fad among youngsters, and parents tend to overlook the habit because public perception is that this is less harmful than cigarette smoking. The AHA statement puts the risks in perspective,” External link

timesofindia Sunday, March 10, 2019 3:08:00 AM CET

Jerry Brown said: “Jim was one of the key pioneers in cleaning up air pollution in California and we’ll all miss him,” External link

news-uci Saturday, March 9, 2019 5:28:00 PM CET

UC Irvine said (about James Pitts): “Jim Pitts was a pioneer in clearing the air of Southern California and keeping it clean, and it has been an honor to get to know him over the past 20 years,” External link

news-uci Saturday, March 9, 2019 5:28:00 PM CET

Mike Butler added: "Instead, more energy could be developed in state or delivered from nearby Pennsylvania and Ohio if New York's leaders took time to better understand the economic and environmental performance related to natural gas production, usage, and infrastructure," "Those benefits include robust emissions reductions, usefulness as an ingredient for manufacturing almost everything we use every day (as well as construction of windmills and solar panels), and electricity - as well as back-up electricity of wind and solar on cloudy or wind-free days. These are key facts that anti-development activists and far too many political leaders may not know" External link

electricenergyonline Thursday, March 7, 2019 10:11:00 PM CET

Donald Blake said: “It is a huge honor to be recognized as having helped improve our knowledge of air quality, and I am humbled (a lot) by receiving the award,” External link

news-uci Thursday, March 7, 2019 1:10:00 PM CET

Stuart Strand said: "If we choose wisely, we might be able to come up with plants that detoxify many other pollutants in the environment," "The use of genetically modified plants in this way is really only limited by our imagination" External link

nbcnews Tuesday, March 5, 2019 8:13:00 PM CET

Stuart Strand said: "There are no devices on the market for removing these compounds from home air," "We think the best way to do this is with genetically modified plants" External link

nbcnews Tuesday, March 5, 2019 8:13:00 PM CET

George Hickes told: "At one point, there was an unfortunate incident that the store shut off the cleaners when the store opened. I guess they thought that their intrusion on the noise pollution, if you want to call it that, to the customers," External link

CBC Monday, March 4, 2019 11:08:00 AM CET

Natasa Pilides said: “The sulphur cap will be regulated by the installation of scrubbers on board ships and we will accept all proposals set by the IMO,” “As the authority that will supervise the specific regulations, and the CO2 emissions in a few years after that, we are ready to adopt all the necessary procedures, depending on what option shipowners choose to reduce emission levels,” External link

FinancialMirror Saturday, March 2, 2019 10:47:00 AM CET

Esben Poulsson said: “We need IMO to make progress with short term GHG reduction measures as soon as possible to achieve measurable additional GHG reductions by 2023, in addition to the 8% total reduction already achieved by the sector since 2008, despite a massive increase in maritime trade over the same period,” “But while these short term measures are very important we want the IMO to move on to developing the critical long term measures that will truly help the industry to decarbonise completely” External link

FinancialMirror Saturday, March 2, 2019 10:47:00 AM CET

Dominick Infante said: "This is a voluntary recall of the brake lamp switch, something discovered by Subaru," External link

register Saturday, March 2, 2019 9:03:00 AM CET

Jennifer Clark said: "We have concerns if there's, you know, if that might be a cause and so that we can be safe in our home and make sure the air we breathe is safe and the water we drink is safe and, you know, just our house is just safe," External link

fox59 Thursday, February 28, 2019 6:27:00 AM CET

Mauricio Affonso says: "We wanted to create a simple, convenient and affordable way to clean air that wouldn't take up much space in people's homes. We were also curious about creating a product that is multifunctional and that would help break down air pollutants that many air purifiers leave behind," External link

mnn Wednesday, February 27, 2019 3:38:00 PM CET

Lena Pripp Kovac says: "Gunrid is the first product to use the technology, but the development will give us opportunities for future applications on other textiles," External link

mnn Wednesday, February 27, 2019 3:38:00 PM CET

Mauricio Affonso said: "Photo catalysts are generally only activated by sunlight, but the coating we have developed together with our partners also reacts to indoor light," External link

ecnmag Tuesday, February 26, 2019 2:12:00 PM CET

Jacqui Shaw says: “A relatively simple blood-based test that can screen for evidence of cancer… might improve or even replace some screening programmes over time,” External link

guardian Sunday, February 24, 2019 10:31:00 AM CET

Nitzan Rosenfeld says: “The big studies are still to be done,” External link

guardian Sunday, February 24, 2019 10:31:00 AM CET

Nickolas Papadopoulos notes: “Even if you find 10%, that is 10% more than zero,” External link

guardian Sunday, February 24, 2019 10:31:00 AM CET

Maria Neira sagt: "Die Luftverschmutzung stört die Gehirne unserer Kinder und beeinträchtigt ihre Gesundheit stärker, als wir vermutet haben" External link

zeit Monday, October 29, 2018 4:13:00 PM CET

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