India, China need cleaner air just to keep death rate steady: AP

“Never mind lowering the rate of death from air pollution in India and China. Just keeping those rates steady will demand urgent action to clear the skies, according to a new report published Tuesday….as their populations age, more people will become susceptible to conditions such as heart disease, cancer or stroke AP June 2015 copythat are caused or exacerbated by air pollution. Already, Asian nations led by India and China account for 72 percent of the total 3.7 million annual deaths from outdoor air pollution — more than AIDS and malaria combined.” AP
India, China need cleaner air just to keep death rate steady

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