In Singapore, a $17,000 Mitsubishi car is sold at $104,000 due to taxes and fees imposed on the automotive industry by the Singaporean government, in an effort to limit traffic congestion and air pollution. dollarsandsense.sg/no-non…
Air pollution from traffic doesn’t increase premature mortality as much as air pollution from cooking and farming. nature.com/nature/journal…
For air pollution control, not only there is a restricted traffic zone in Tehran but there is also a plan called the "odd-even regulations" that allows cars with odd plate numbers to pass on odd-days and cars with even plate numbers on even-days tehrantimes.com/life-styl…
NYC created two new pedestrian areas in the middle of the city which improved traffic flow, reduced injuries and lowered pollution. nyc.gov/html/dot/html/abo…
A poem by Simon Armitage removed more than two tonnes of pollution from the environment. The poem In Praise Of Air, on display at Sheffield University, was printed on specially treated material capable of purifying the air around it through catalytic oxidation. sheffield.ac.uk/news/nr/w…
The chlorine in swimming pools isn't what causes red eyes. It is the chlorine binding to the bacteria in the water. cdc.gov/healthywater/swim…

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