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Coal Power Plants | What do they emit?

Coal Power Plants | What do they emit?

Recent reports have revealed that the number of power plants constructed (either by the commencement or completion of building) each year is rapidly decreasing. Further, the number of active plants which are being retired is increasing both in South Africa and...

Steaming Ahead | A company at the forefront

Recently at a conference in Cape Town we met an industry expert, Paul. He worked for the company Yellow Tree, as an air pollution specialist. His insight into his country’s air pollution was astounding – we couldn’t believe how far they had come in...
Clean Air Act (1970)

Clean Air Act (1970)

The Clean Air Act is an air pollution control bill that,when passed in 50 years ago, was revolutionary for its time as it introduced environmental protection legislation that had never before been considered. Despite resistance from industries concerned that the bill...
Negative Effects of Air Pollution and Long Term Impacts

Negative Effects of Air Pollution and Long Term Impacts

The declining quality of air in the world is a growing global concern. As more and more countries take action against air pollution, one may wonder why it is such an important issue; this is because air pollution not only affects our health but it also affects the...