China could prevent 330,000 early deaths a year by 2050 by cutting gas emissions, study finds

//China could prevent 330,000 early deaths a year by 2050 by cutting gas emissions, study finds

China could prevent 330,000 early deaths a year by 2050 by cutting gas emissions, study finds

China could prevent 330,000 premature deaths a year by 2050 by cutting its ozone-forming gas emissions by 60 per cent, according to a joint study by American and Chinese researchers.The research, led by scientists at Columbia University in New York, also found that more cuts in greenhouse gas emissions would further reduce premature deaths of adults caused by surface ozone.Following the country’s progress in recent years in combating air pollutants, especially fine particulates PM2.5 and PM10,…

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