21 Jun '13, 8am

Singapore smoke hits life-threatening levels, authorities attempting to ‘seed’ clouds (PHOTOS)

Singapore smoke hits life-threatening levels, authorities attempting to ‘seed’ clouds (PHOTOS)

Singapore smoke hits life-threatening levels, authorities attempting to ‘seed’ clouds (PHOTOS) Get short URL Published time: June 21, 2013 08:06 Edited time: June 21, 2013 12:01 Tags Asia , Ecology , Health , Weather Singapore health officials have warned that air pollution is at hazardous, record-high levels due to peatland wildfires in neighboring Indonesia. In a bid to quell a diplomatic row, Jakarta has sent helicopters to ‘seed’ rainclouds over the blaze. Smoke from the raging fires in Indonesia is choking millions of Singaporeans, whose daily life has been disrupted by a thickening blanket of haze that has resulted in record-high air pollution in the city-state. An air quality monitor say the pollution is now life-threatening for the seriously ill and the elderly. Two Indonesian helicopters were sent from the capital Jakarta and Borneo Island to Riau province, where ...

Full article: http://rt.com/news/indonesia-wildfires-singapore-haze-043/

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