Leaving the Paris Climate Accord Would Be a Public Health Disaster

Seven million people died prematurely in 2012 from air pollution caused by fossil fuel combustion, according to a 2014 report by the World Health Organization. So President Trump’s decision to halt U.S. compliance with the 2015 Paris climate agreement is a blow not just to climate science and international diplomacy — it’s also a looming disaster for public health.

Source: Leaving the Paris Climate Accord Would Be a Public Health Disaster

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