Beijing smog contains toxic organic compounds: research Published: 2013-2-17 16:30:00

                    Editor's Note

Toxic organic compounds were discovered in the smog that blanketed the Beijing-Tianjin-Hebei area for almost all of January, according to the Beijing Times.

Nitrogen-enriched organic particulate matter, the same toxin responsible for 800 deaths in Los Angeles smog in 1943, was detected during research conducted by Chinese Academy of Sciences.

                    Causes & Origins

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Source: Chinese Academy of Sciences

                  Organic Pollutants


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Source: Chinese Academy of Sciences

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