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air pollution research

- The Uttar Pradesh Pollution Control Board (UPPCB) has initiated a project for monitoring, sampling and analysis for ambient air quality, surface water quality and ground water quality in around 12 Polluted Industrial Areas (PIA’s) in Uttar Pradesh which includes Agra.

- Seasonal and spatial variability of secondary inorganic aerosols in PM2.5 at Agra: Source apportionment through receptor models.*

- Trends Analysis of Ambient Air Pollutants in Agra City

- Status of Environmental Pollution in Agra Industrial Cluster: An IEPI Approach

- Assessment of City Level Human Health Impact and corresponding monetary cost burden due to air pollution in India taking Agra as a model city

- Ozone distributions and urban air quality during summer in Agra – a world heritage site

- Measurements of PM10 and PM2.5 aerosols in Agra, a semi – arid region of India

- Metal concentration of PM2.5 and PM10 particles and seasonal variations in urban and rural environment of Agra, India

- Source Apportionment of Particle Bound Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons at an Industrial Location in Agra, India

- Indoor air quality of houses located in the urban environment of Agra, India

- UPPCB has updated the air quality data from 2015 to May 2020

- Urban Emission has done a study under their programme called Air Pollution Knowledge Assessment Programme for the city of Agra.

- Characterization, sources, and health risks analysis of PM2.5 bound metals during foggy and non-foggy days in sub-urban atmosphere of Agra.

- Trace element concentration in fine particulate matter (PM2.5) and their bioavailability in different microenvironments in Agra, India: a case study.

- Development of artificial intelligence based NO2 forecasting models at Taj Mahal, Agra

- Seasonal air quality profile of inorganic ionic composition of PM10 ¬near Taj Mahal in Agra, India

- Study of size distribution of atmospheric aerosol at Agra

Communicating air quality in Agra

Agra In media

Air Pollution: Quantity of carbon monoxide very high in the air of Agra, Dainik Jagran (Hindi), 19 th July, 2020

Air Pollution: Agra reaches a satisfactory quality, Dainik Jagran, 18th July, 2020 (Hindi)

Air Pollution – Rain washes down pollution, wind quality becomes better, Dainik Jagran (Hindi), 17th July, 2020

Air Pollution: Carbon Monoxide higher by 41times and superfine particles higher by 3times mixed in the air of Agra, Dainik Jagran (Hindi), 16th July, 2020

As lockdown eases, air quality drops in Agra, India Today, 3rd June, 2020

Agra air exceptionally cleaner following lockdown, India Today, 27th March, 2020

Pregnant women vulnerable to bad air: Doctor, The Times of India, 18th November, 2019

Air Pollution and Water Pollution level in Agra – Mathura touch dangerous, Amar Ujala (Hindi), 17th November, 2019

Taj Mahal gets two mobile air purifiers to battle pollution, Times Travel, 10th November, 2019

Agra air quality just seven notches away from ‘very poor’ category, The Times of India, 3rd November, 2019

Less noisy Diwali in Agra, but pollution goes up, Zee Business, 28th October, 2019

Agra: Rainfall brings relief from high humidity, improves air quality, The Times of India, 17th August, 2019

Green Activists Criticise Clean Air Action Plan for Agra launched by Uttar Pradesh Government, Swachh India, NDTV, 06th June, 2019

One air quality sensor for an entire city?, The Hindu, 19th November, 2018

Lockdown effect: Clean air, transparent Yamuna, The Times of India, 10th April, 2020

16 UP cities among 25 most polluted in India, Hindustan Times, 21st January, 2020

Air Pollution: Agra doctor urges health ministry to issue advisory for pregnant women, The Times of India, 17th November, 2019

Air turning poisonous with growing pollution in UP Braj region, India Today, 15th November, 2019

Pollution turns white marble Taj Mahal yellow, Air purifier installed, One India, 4th November, 2019

Agra records lowest post-Diwali air pollution, big improvement over 2018, The Times of India, 29th October, 2019

Agra’s air quality slips to ‘moderate’ for first time in Oct, The Times of India, 14th October, 2019

Home to three world heritage sites, pollution levels in Agra remain shocking, The New Indian Express Indulge, 23rd July, 2019

From Delhi to Gurugram to Ahmedabad and Agra, 25 Indian Cities make it to list of 50 most polluted cities in the world, Mumbai Mirror, 5th March, 2019

With causes of air pollution in Agra still unknown, vision document finds fresh opposition, India Today, 3rd October, 2018