The problem

THE PROBLEMS

Air Pollution

  • According to WHO, 3 million deaths a year are linked with exposure to outdoor air pollution & In 2012, an estimated 6.5 million deaths (11.6% of all global deaths) were associated with indoor and outdoor air pollution together. Moreover nearly 90% of air-pollution-related deaths occur in low- and middle-income countries.
  • It is reported that India has 13 of the 20 most polluted cities in the World
  • 600000 Deaths Each Year in India are related along due to Air pollution
  • A Study conducted by APDF shows 31% of traffic policemen in Bengaluru are affected because of due to exposure to vehicular pollution.
  • A Study conducted by APDF shows 26 % traffic policemen in Mangaluru are affected because of due to exposure to vehicular pollution.
  • A Study conducted by APDF to assess the air quality levels in Mangaluru  shows high lead content and other parameters in the borderline.
  • As per the data available on the governmental portals, pollution in certain area of Bengaluru has crossed the permissible level by 191%
  • Recently our Indian capital New Delhi was reported as the World’s most polluted city.
  • According to many reports vehicular pollution caused is the largest contributor of air pollution in some cities.
  • According to a research conducted by an independent body it is the 10% of the smoke emitting vehicles that contribute the maximum to air pollution by vehicles.
  • Asthma in Children in largely aggravated due to air pollution.

Waste Management

  • 100000 Metric Tonnes of waste is generated in India each day.
  • It is found out that 90% of the waste generated by the people are sent to the landfill in India
  • According to a study it is found out that almost 65% of the waste that go to the landfill can be recycled and reused.

We work towards:-

  • Data collection.
  • Spreading awareness and sensitizing the ‪‎conscience of people.
  • Aggregating experts and professionals to address the problem in hand and enable change.
  • Understanding the laws that govern air pollution and litigating unimplemented laws.
  • Feature 100% biodegradable and recyclable kiosks
  • Researching/Assessing the impact on public health.
  • Engaging with officials to capture and fill the gaps in the system./span>
  • Innovative solutions to achieve clean air.

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