News on environmental zones and air pollution
Approximately 200 deaths per year from particulate matter in Graz: this is the result of a study now presented by the University Hospital Graz. Lung specialist Dr Korst Olschewski explains: "What is done in these large statistics is to say that premature death is premature death, regardless of whether it is a day or 20 years. Either way, such deaths could be avoided.
Particularly in the cold season, particulate matter becomes more and more persistent.