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Seoul’s Ultrafine Dust Density Drops 20 pct This Winter

Seoul’s Ultrafine Dust Density Drops 20 pct This Winter

SEOUL, April 1 (Korea Bizwire) — Seoul’s ultrafine dust particles decreased 20 percent this winter, thanks to the new seasonal management system and decreased industrial activities due to the new coronavirus outbreak, the municipal government said Wednesday. According to the Seoul government, the capital’s density of ultrafine dust particles smaller than 2.5 micrometers in diameter, [...]

Gov’t Promotes Initiatives to Improve Air Quality Indoors and on Public Transportation

Gov’t Promotes Initiatives to Improve Air Quality Indoors and on Public Transportation

SEOUL, Feb. 5 (Korea Bizwire) — The government will push for a project to improve public transportation air quality by disclosing the concentration of PM 2.5, or fine dust particles smaller than 2.5 micrometers in diameter in real time at subway stations nationwide. The Ministry of Environment said Tuesday that it has established a basic [...]