Air Pollution KILLS 1.2 MILLION Chine...

Air Pollution KILLS 1.2 MILLION Chinese Each Year!

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OCCUPY TIANNANMEN

Surrey, Canada

#1 Apr 2, 2013
Air Pollution Linked to 1.2 Million Premature Deaths in China

Aly Song/Reuters

Shanghai in January. Researchers said the toll from China’s pollution meant the loss of 25 million healthy years in 2010.

By EDWARD WONG

Published: April 1, 2013

BEIJING — Outdoor air pollution contributed to 1.2 million premature deaths in China in 2010, nearly 40 percent of the global total, according to a new summary of data from a scientific study on leading causes of death worldwide.

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Figured another way, the researchers said, China’s toll from pollution was the loss of 25 million healthy years of life from the population.

The data on which the analysis is based was first presented in the ambitious 2010 Global Burden of Disease Study, which was published in December in The Lancet, a British medical journal. The authors decided to break out numbers for specific countries and present the findings at international conferences. The China statistics were offered at a forum in Beijing on Sunday.

“We have been rolling out the India- and China-specific numbers, as they speak more directly to national leaders than regional numbers,” said Robert O’Keefe, the vice president of the Health Effects Institute, a research organization that is helping to present the study. The organization is partly financed by the United States Environmental Protection Agency and the global motor vehicle industry.

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OCCUPY TIANNANMEN

Surrey, Canada

#2 Apr 2, 2013
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What the researchers called “ambient particulate matter pollution” was the fourth-leading risk factor for deaths in China in 2010, behind dietary risks, high blood pressure and smoking. Air pollution ranked seventh on the worldwide list of risk factors, contributing to 3.2 million deaths in 2010.
By comparison with China, India, which also has densely populated cities grappling with similar levels of pollution, had 620,000 premature deaths in 2010 because of outdoor air pollution, the study found. That was deemed to be the sixth most common killer in South Asia.
The study was led by an institute at the University of Washington and several partner universities and institutions, including the World Health Organization.
Calculations of premature deaths because of outdoor air pollution are politically threatening in the eyes of some Chinese officials. According to news reports, Chinese officials cut out sections of a 2007 report called “Cost of Pollution in China” that discussed premature deaths. The report’s authors had concluded that 350,000 to 400,000 people die prematurely in China each year because of outdoor air pollution. The study was done by the World Bank in cooperation with the Chinese State Environmental Protection Administration, the precursor to the Ministry of Environmental Protection.
There have been other estimates of premature deaths because of air pollution. In 2011, the World Health Organization estimated that there were 1.3 million premature deaths in cities worldwide because of outdoor air pollution.
Last month, the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development, based in Paris, warned that “urban air pollution is set to become the top environmental cause of mortality worldwide by 2050, ahead of dirty water and lack of sanitation.” It estimated that up to 3.6 million people could end up dying prematurely from air pollution each year, mostly in China and India.
There has been growing outrage in Chinese cities over what many say are untenable levels of air pollution. Cities across the north hit record levels in January, and official Chinese newspapers ran front-page articles on the surge — what some foreigners call the “airpocalypse”— despite earlier limits on such discussion by propaganda officials.
In February, the State Council, China’s cabinet, announced a timeline for introducing new fuel standards, but state-owned oil and power companies are known to block or ignore environmental policies to save on costs.
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OCCUPY TIANNANMEN

Surrey, Canada

#3 Apr 2, 2013
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A study released on Thursday said the growth rate of disclosure of pollution information in 113 Chinese cities had slowed. The groups doing the study, the Institute of Public and Environmental Affairs, based in Beijing, and the Natural Resources Defense Council, based in Washington, said that “faced with the current situation of severe air, water and soil pollution, we must make changes to pollution source information disclosure so that information is no longer patchy, out of date and difficult to obtain.”
Chinese officials have made some progress in disclosing crucial air pollution statistics. Official news reports have said 74 cities are now required to release data on levels of particulate matter 2.5 micrometers in diameter or smaller, which penetrate the body’s tissues most deeply. For years, Chinese officials had been collecting the data but refusing to release it, until they came under pressure from Chinese who saw that the United States Embassy in Beijing was measuring the levels hourly and posting the data in a Twitter feed,@BeijingAir.
Last week, an official Chinese news report said the cost of environmental degradation in China was about $230 billion in 2010, or 3.5 percent of the gross domestic product. The estimate, said to be partial, came from a research institute under the Ministry of Environmental Protection, and was three times the amount in 2004, in local currency terms. It was unclear to what extent those numbers took into account the costs of health care and premature deaths because of pollution.
CCP really SUCKS

Surrey, Canada

#4 Apr 2, 2013
"Figured another way, the researchers said, China’s toll from pollution was the loss of 25 million healthy years of life from the population."

EVERY YEAR!
It is Amazing

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

#5 Apr 2, 2013
Road accidents killed more people in USA and yet I do not see people get off the street or drive more carefully.

STOP dispensing your NEGATIVENESS in here.

You need to see a headshrinker and urgently!

While you are there,check with the oncologist as well.

Otherwise it will spread to the rest of your body soon.
CCP really SUCKS

Surrey, Canada

#6 Apr 2, 2013
And how many do road accidents kill in China?

Yes, you ARE DESPERATE to HIDE the TRUTH about your Chinese Communist Party employers!

Do you REALLY need those Wu Mao Dang traitor's nickels SO BADLY?
It is Amazing

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

#7 Apr 2, 2013
CCP really SUCKS wrote:
And how many do road accidents kill in China?
Yes, you ARE DESPERATE to HIDE the TRUTH about your Chinese Communist Party employers!
Do you REALLY need those Wu Mao Dang traitor's nickels SO BADLY?
Do I need to bother about those figures?

It just show how sick you are?

Talking like a sick child!!!

Like I says...

You need to see a headshrinker and urgently!

While you are there,check with the oncologist as well.

Otherwise it will spread to the rest of your body soon.
CCP really SUCKS

Surrey, Canada

#8 Apr 2, 2013
It is Amazing wrote:
<quoted text>
Do I need to bother about those figures?
It just show how sick you are?
Talking like a sick child!!!
Like I says...
You need to see a headshrinker and urgently!
While you are there,check with the oncologist as well.
Otherwise it will spread to the rest of your body soon.
Yes, the Chinese Communist Party is so WEAK and ILLEGITIMATE, it cannot stand the slightest criticism!

Good luck with that total dependence on Red Guard hate tactics and lies!

HA HA HA HA HA HA!
It is Amazing

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

#9 Apr 2, 2013
You cannot be treated posting those NEGATIVE things in here.

We are not SHRINK!

Like I says...

You need to see a headshrinker and urgently!

While you are there,check with the oncologist as well.

Otherwise it will spread to the rest of your body soon.
CCP really SUCKS

Surrey, Canada

#10 Apr 2, 2013
"Figured another way, the researchers said, China’s toll from pollution was the loss of 25 million healthy years of life from the population."

EVERY YEAR!
It is Amazing

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

#11 Apr 2, 2013
CCP really SUCKS wrote:
"Figured another way, the researchers said, China’s toll from pollution was the loss of 25 million healthy years of life from the population."
EVERY YEAR!
Who care whether those figure can be verified or not. When Beijing PMI reads 2.5 New Delhi PMI was reading 5.2 and nobody give a damn! What make Chinese so special?

You cannot be treated posting those NEGATIVE things in here.

It does not concern us.

We are not SHRINK!

Like I says...

You need to see a headshrinker and urgently!

While you are there,check with the oncologist as well.

Otherwise it will spread to the rest of your body soon.
CCP is DYING

Surrey, Canada

#12 Apr 2, 2013
It is Amazing wrote:
<quoted text>
Who care whether those figure can be verified or not. When Beijing PMI reads 2.5 New Delhi PMI was reading 5.2 and nobody give a damn! What make Chinese so special?
You cannot be treated posting those NEGATIVE things in here.
It does not concern us.
We are not SHRINK!
Like I says...
You need to see a headshrinker and urgently!
While you are there,check with the oncologist as well.
Otherwise it will spread to the rest of your body soon.
Is it comforting to live as an idiot, on your knees to mass-murderers, in a haze of propaganda, abdicating all responsibility and turning away from the worst sort of horrors in childish weakness, and is your traitorous, delusional blindness the drug that makes you so happy?

Amazing!
It is Amazing

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

#13 Apr 2, 2013
CCP is DYING wrote:
<quoted text>
Is it comforting to live as an idiot, on your knees to mass-murderers, in a haze of propaganda, abdicating all responsibility and turning away from the worst sort of horrors in childish weakness, and is your traitorous, delusional blindness the drug that makes you so happy?
Amazing!
You are right about you being an idiot. We shared NO GUILT like you as it does not concern us.

You cannot be treated posting those NEGATIVE things in here.

It does not concern us.

We are not SHRINK!

Like I says...

You need to see a headshrinker and urgently!

While you are there,check with the oncologist as well.

Otherwise it will spread to the rest of your body soon.
CCP makes CHINA STUPID

Surrey, Canada

#15 Apr 2, 2013
Is it comforting to live as an idiot, on your knees to mass-murderers, in a haze of propaganda, abdicating all responsibility and turning away from the worst sort of horrors in childish weakness, and is your traitorous, delusional blindness the drug that makes you so happy?

Amazing!
Old Jew

San Francisco, CA

#17 Apr 3, 2013
Figure is not true, it is the Chinese bad habit of smoking that has killed 1.2 million each year not air pollution. The Chinese need to cut down on smoking.
CHINA HUMILIATED by CCP

Port Moody, Canada

#18 Apr 3, 2013
Old Jew wrote:
Figure is not true, it is the Chinese bad habit of smoking that has killed 1.2 million each year not air pollution. The Chinese need to cut down on smoking.
THAT is the LAMEST EXCUSE for Chinese Communist Party corruption and incompetence yet!

As usual, your CCP blames the Chinese people and as always the CCP wants total power with zero accountability?

HA HA HA HA HA HA HA HA!

“I get paid 50 cents per post!”

Since: Mar 13

Location hidden

#19 Apr 3, 2013
china air are good. your fart is worse than smoke in beijing.

i love beijing. beautyful people.
CCP are WEAK

Port Moody, Canada

#20 Apr 4, 2013
Wu Mao wrote:
china air are good. your fart is worse than smoke in beijing.
i love beijing. beautyful people.
Yes, you are a lying idiot.

However, Beijing will indeed be a beautiful city in the NEW, FREE CHINA!

HOORAY FOR A FREE AND DEMOCRATIC CHINA!

“I get paid 50 cents per post!”

Since: Mar 13

Location hidden

#21 Apr 4, 2013
CCP are WEAK wrote:
<quoted text>
Yes, you are a lying idiot.
However, Beijing will indeed be a beautiful city in the NEW, FREE CHINA!
HOORAY FOR A FREE AND DEMOCRATIC CHINA!
beijing already are beatyful. china is democratic type economies.
It is Amazing

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

#22 Apr 4, 2013
CCP are WEAK wrote:
<quoted text>
Yes, you are a lying idiot.
However, Beijing will indeed be a beautiful city in the NEW, FREE CHINA!
HOORAY FOR A FREE AND DEMOCRATIC CHINA!
TALK like a mad man!

What has Beijing or New York or Kuala Lumpur being beautiful or not have to do with you?

Chinese is already FREE and this is their GOVERNMENT. You will do well criticizing your Government instead for whatever you are dissatisfied which e.g. your fellow gays right.

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