September 12, 2015 – Today the PM2.5 concentration has reached “Very Unhealthy” levels on the air pollution scale of the of World Health Organization.
A few minutes ago was recorded:
554 898 harmful particles / liter of air (or ca. 185 ug/m3 or 235 AQI)
People with respiratory or heart disease, the elderly and children are the groups most at risk.
Health Effects Statements
Significant aggravation of heart or lung disease and premature mortality in persons with cardiopulmonary disease and the elderly; significant increase in respiratory effects in general population.
People with respiratory or heart disease, the elderly and children should avoid any outdoor activity; everyone else should avoid prolonged exertion.