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Ultrafine Dust Causes Aging, Myeloproliferative Disorders Among Fetuses

Ultrafine Dust Causes Aging, Myeloproliferative Disorders Among Fetuses

SEOUL, Dec. 6 (Korea Bizwire) — A recent study has found that fetuses exposed to ultrafine dust (PM2.5) air pollutants, are more likely to have disabilities after birth. PM2.5 — particles in the air smaller than 2.5 microns in diameter — are Group 1 carcinogens that penetrate into peripheral blood and affect all organs in [...]

Seoul Gov’t to Install Fine Dust Sensors Across City

Seoul Gov’t to Install Fine Dust Sensors Across City

SEOUL, Oct. 30 (Korea Bizwire) — The Seoul Metropolitan Government (SMG) has announced plans to install sensors that collect fine dust information throughout the city. The city announced on Tuesday it will install 2,500 “S-DoT·Smart Seoul Data of Things” sensors that will collect noise, fine dust and ultraviolet information by 2022. To begin, the SMG [...]