HOPE SUPREME COURT READS THIS STUDY: MORE THAN FIRECRACKERS, BIOMASS BURNING MADE AIR POOR AFTER DIWALI: IIT-DELHI STUDY
A study led by researchers from IIT-Delhi has concluded that biomass burning emissions, rather than fireworks, drive the poor air quality in the national capital during the days following Diwali.
The study titled ‘Chemical Speciation and Source Apportionment of Ambient PM2.5 in New Delhi Before, During, and
After the Diwali Fireworks’ was published in the journal ‘Atmospheric Pollution Research’.
- 27 May 2022