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Over 500,000 Lives Claimed by Toxic Air Pollution in the EU in 2021

The Guardian reveals a shocking toll: more than half a million lives lost due to toxic air pollution in the EU in 2021. This devastating data is a poignant reminder of the urgent need for aggressive measures to combat air pollution and prioritize clean, sustainable alternatives. Let's share this alarming truth, demanding immediate actions to protect lives and our planet. The time for comprehensive change is now. For more information, read the article here: https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2023/nov/24/toxic-air-pollution-eu-death?CMP=share_btn_tw

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  • winnie nguru

    20 w

    This is saddening. Nobody should lose their life because of pollution

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    • George Kariuki

      20 w

      We must all work together to address the issue of air pollution and create a healthier planet for future generations.

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      • We Don't Have Time

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        • mercy nduta

          20 w

          Such should never happen again in the future.

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          • Munene Mugambi

            20 w

            These are astronomical numbers. How is this allowed to go on unchecked? Such a huge shame

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            • Joseph Githinji

              20 w

              @munene_mugambi the statistics being of 2021 makes it worse, this shouldn't have happened and especially not hidden from the public.

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              • Saustine Lusanzu

                20 w

                @joseph_githinji exactly, it's a huge shame

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              • Edwin wangombe

                20 w

                this is a saddening revelation it shows how severe and devastating air pollution is and also calls for immediate action to deal with the issue..

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              • Joseph Githinji

                20 w

                This is so disappointing, half a million is not a joke. The culprits must be held accountable by the relevant authorities.

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                • Edwin wangombe

                  20 w

                  @joseph_githinji It is saddening indeed the government should definitely do something to ensure that its people have clean air to breathe and a clean environment to live in

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                  • Joseph Githinji

                    20 w

                    @edwin_wangombe I agree, the regulations set by this authorities must be followed,its now or never.

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                  • johnte ndeto

                    20 w

                    This can be so hazardous in the fact that we all are exposed to air pollution

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                    • Edwin wangombe

                      20 w

                      @johnte_ndeto we should learn from this and act before more people loose their lives

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                    • zelda ninga

                      20 w

                      This is very alarming i bet by now with the heatwaves, fires, and other calamities the numbers ought to have increased. human lives need to be protected so something has to be done.

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                      • Joseph Githinji

                        20 w

                        @zelda_ninga_442 climate action is paramount, we all have a duty to call these climate polluters out.

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                        • Edwin wangombe

                          20 w

                          @zelda_ninga_442 I could not agree more... it is important for some action to be taken

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                        • walter lungayi

                          20 w

                          It is alarming. This highlights the urgent need for more effective measures to reduce air pollution and protect public health. Governments, industries, and individuals all have a role to play in addressing this critical issue. It is essential to prioritize clean energy sources, promote sustainable transportation, and adopt green policies to mitigate the harmful effects of air pollution on our environment and our health.

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                          • Edwin wangombe

                            20 w

                            @walter_lungayi I agree with this ... once the world transits to green energy all these pollution issues will be a thing of the past

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                          • Elizabeth Gathigia

                            20 w

                            Losing half a million lives with one year,?? 😣 This very disturbing and painful, we all have the right to breathe clean air, legal action should be taken against those polluting the air

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                            • Jane Wangui

                              20 w

                              @elizbeth_gathigia condolences to the families who have lost their loved ones.The air we breathe should be very clean so asnot to damage the breathing system.

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                              • Edwin wangombe

                                20 w

                                @elizbeth_gathigia it is concerning indeed ... this should call for immediate action from the authorities

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                              • rosebellendiritu

                                20 w

                                500000 is quite a large number that is even disturbing to think of,lives should not be lost due this kind of pollution.

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                                • Edwin wangombe

                                  20 w

                                  @rosebellendiritu it is so unfortunate and more action is needed to deal with this issue

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                                • Peter Kamau

                                  20 w

                                  This is very devastating

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                                  • Edwin wangombe

                                    20 w

                                    @peter_kamau It is so saddening

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                                    • Saustine Lusanzu

                                      20 w

                                      @edwin_wangombe really distressing

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                                    • Rotich Kim

                                      20 w

                                      This need urgent intervention many innocent citizens lose life thro air pollution by difference industry the policies should be put in place to ensure air pollution is no more

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                                      • Joseph Githinji

                                        20 w

                                        @rotich_kim this is true and this companies must be stopped now.

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                                        • Edwin wangombe

                                          20 w

                                          @rotich_kim I agree with you ... policies need to be employed to safeguard human life

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                                        • Princess

                                          20 w

                                          It's a compelling call for collective efforts to address this pressing issue.

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                                          • Edwin wangombe

                                            20 w

                                            @princess_nel_268 action has to be taken with urgency

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                                            • winnie nguru

                                              20 w

                                              @princess_nel_268 Yes this is the time to act. We cannot be losing lives over carelessness

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