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17 million babies under the age of 1 breathe toxic air, majority live in South Asia – UNICEF

Almost 17 million babies under the age of one live in areas where air pollution is at least six times higher than international limits, causing them to breathe toxic air and potentially putting their brain development at risk, according to a new UNICEF paper released today. More than three-quarters of these young children – 12 million – live in South Asia.  Read more...

 

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