In­door pol­lu­tion kills 1m a year, ex­pert says

China Daily (Hong Kong) - - NATION | DIGEST -

In­door pol­lu­tants may claim more than 1 mil­lion lives ev­ery year in China, a med­i­cal ex­pert said in a re­port by Guangzhou Daily on Thurs­day. Zhong Nan­shan of the Chi­nese Academy of Engineering said that the pneu­mo­nia deaths of al­most half the pa­tients un­der age 5 were caused by the in­hala­tion of par­tic­u­late mat­ter in­doors.

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