China still remains the leader according to the degree of air pollution by toxic substances.
The world economic forum has published the results of a study on air pollution and energy consumption in different countries.
China remains the leader in terms of air pollution, and its cities are literally choking on smog.
Air pollution in Beijing has reached such a high level that the Chinese authorities have decided to reduce local use of coal by 30% in 2017.
Meanwhile, the United States occupy eighth place in the ranking of countries with the lowest level of air pollution. However, according to experts, the situation may begin to change in the opposite direction.
The fact that President Donald trump said that he intends to fulfill his campaign promises to revive coal industry in the country, despite criticism from environmentalists and growth of renewable energy in the country.
Currently in the United States has one of the lowest levels of mortality associated with air pollution.
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