Air pollution blamed for 500,000 early deaths in Europe in 2014

Air pollution causes more than 500,000 premature deaths across Europe each year despite "slowly" improving air quality on the continent, the EU's environment authority said Wednesday.

Air pollution blamed for 500,000 early deaths in Europe in 2014

The biggest source of harm was particulate matter from domestic stoves, but nitrogen dioxide from cars is also linked to many premature deaths

Thu 12 Oct 17 from Newscientist

Air pollution kills over 500,000 Europeans a year: report

Air pollution causes more than 500,000 premature deaths across Europe each year despite "slowly" improving air quality on the continent, the EU's environment authority said Wednesday.

Wed 11 Oct 17 from Phys.org

Air pollution kills over 500,000 Europeans a year

The Copenhagen-based European Environment Agency found 520,400 premature deaths in 41 European countries were caused by air pollutants from fossil fuels in 2014.

Thu 12 Oct 17 from Daily Mail

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