As quoted by Reuters , the capital city of France is on alert of the highest pollution in recent days , as well as some areas of the country and the unhealthy air is expected to remain until the end of this week .
Pollution also interfere with the surrounding countries including Belgium - where the authorities have ordered the vehicle speed reduction to reduce the accumulation of pollution particles in the air .
Jean - Paul Hucson head of transport in Paris and the surrounding region , said public transport is free from Friday morning to Sunday evening in connection with the " risk of harm to the health of the population " due to air pollution .
" I urge all the people of Paris and the surrounding region to willing to use public transport , " he said .
For comparison , the air quality index in central Paris on Thursday night is roughly the same as in Beijing , the most polluted city in the world . More than 30 departments in France was hit by a warning alert on the rank of the highest pollution , so the Ecology Minister Philippe Martin said that the air quality " in an emergency and a priority of government . "
Caen in the northern city also decided to release the cost of public transport for three days over the weekend due to pollution , as well as in the northeastern city of Reims . Less wind and cold nights comfortable after a few days , have caused severe air pollution .
At night , the ground becomes cold while the summer sky sun exposure due to particle pollution from vehicle exhaust laposan stuck in the air , can not bust out or blown .
As a result , pollution monitoring center reported that accumulation of pollution particles measuring less than 10 microns - suspended in the air . (see also: vitamin burung)
According to the World Health Organization , air pollution became a major environmental health problems and increase the risk of heart disease and respiratory tract . " The latest data show that in 2010 , there were 223 thousand lung cancer deaths worldwide are caused by pollution udaha , according to the WHO in October .
Source:http://www. merdeka .com/