South Korea’s Difficult Road Ahead to Combat Fine Dust
|01/30/2019||Posted by BusinessMediaguide.Com under General World News||
South Korea’s initial attempt at countermeasures to end the country’s current fine dust problem failed this week. Officials had sought to create artificial rain to address the current heavy air pollution many in Seoul blame on neighboring China. It’s an issue becoming more and more critical for residents.
Kim Byung-gon, a Professor at Gangneung-Wonju National University Department of Atmospheric and Environmental Sciences told VOA that while fine dust particles from China are part of the problem, it isn’t the only thing causing South Korea’s bad air.
“Fine dust occurs when pollutants emitted from China and internal (South Korean) pollutants stay in the read more >>>