Air Pollution

Air Pollution News – The Latest News about Air Pollution in Thailand

Specialist clinics for pollution-related symptoms to be set up around the country

The Public Health Ministry says they are now preparing to set up specialised clinics to treat patients suffering from pollution-related…

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Week kicks off with more choking haze and cancelled flights in the north

From Nan to Mae Hong Son, Phrae, Chiang Mai and Chiang Rai, choking smog continues to be a persistent problem…

3 days ago

Thailand’s north continues to choke under record smoke levels

PHOTO: Burn-off of plantation land and forest fires continue to blanket the north in smoke - Thailand Discovery For the fourth…

5 days ago

Plastic waste fire smothers village in acrid smoke

by Prasit Tangprasert Firefighters are struggling to control a major fire at a plastic waste-separating factory in Nakhon Ratchasima's Noen…

6 days ago

Northern haze to go onto ‘national agenda’

by Chularat Saengpassa - PHOTOS: The Nation Flights cancelled, schools closed, locals visiting hospitals in record numbers and the visual proof…

6 days ago

Haze and poor visibility grounds morning flights into Mae Hong Son

Poor visibility from local smoke haze and smog has forced Bangkok Airways to cancel flights between Chiang Mai and Mae…

6 days ago

Forecast for poor air quality returning to Bangkok

Smog, smoke and haze problems have returned to the capital and its neighboring provinces. Nine areas were found to contain levels exceeding the…

7 days ago

Chiang Mai has world’s worst air quality as fires rage in the north

This morning Chiang Mai had the world’s worst air quality. In the WHOLE world! Thailand’s northern city was ranked the…

1 week ago

Northern provinces choking on toxic haze and air pollution again

by Kriangkrai Rattana, Panwich Yoodee, Nathawat Laping  Northern provinces are again choking from dangerous levels of PM2.5 dust particles, air…

1 week ago

Air quality for Thailand – March 7

Central Thailand Air quality is acceptable; however, for some pollutants there may be a moderate health concern for a very…

2 weeks ago

Air quality for Thailand – March 6

Central Thailand Members of sensitive groups may experience health effects. The general public is not likely to be affected. Northern…

2 weeks ago

250,000 northerners seek help for smog-related conditions

Up to 250,000 northerners are seeking medical treatment for four different illnesses that have flared up amid the intense air…

2 weeks ago

Air quality for Thailand – March 5

Central Thailand Air quality is acceptable; however, for some pollutants there may be a moderate health concern for a very…

2 weeks ago

Air quality for Thailand – March 4

Central Thailand Air quality is acceptable; however, for some pollutants there may be a moderate health concern for a very…

2 weeks ago

Chiang Mai kids are demanding action on air pollution

PHOTOS: Facebook / Pharadon Phonamnua Children and their parents in Chiang Mai are sick of the poor air quality in the…

2 weeks ago

Day One of burning ban – Chiang Mai still choking on poor air quality

PHOTOS: The Nation Air pollution remains above the official safety limit in and around Chiang Mai today - the first…

3 weeks ago

Air quality for Thailand – March 1

Central Thailand Air quality is acceptable; however, for some pollutants there may be a moderate health concern for a very…

3 weeks ago

Air quality for Thailand – February 28

Central Thailand Air quality is acceptable; however, for some pollutants there may be a moderate health concern for a very…

3 weeks ago

Air quality in 9 northern provinces worse in March-April

Smog problems in nine of Thailand’s northern provinces is forecast to get worse during the next two months due to…

3 weeks ago

Air quality for Thailand – February 27

Central Thailand Air quality is acceptable; however, for some pollutants there may be a moderate health concern for a very…

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