(From Gulf News)
Byline: Nadim Kawach
Abu Dhabi emirate has launched an ambitious drive with the help of veteran Norwegian experts to clean its air environment by reducing pollution which officials associate with the spread of heart and respiratory diseases.
The Abu Dhabi Municipality said it had signed an agreement with the well-known Norwegian atmosphere research centre, ULIN, to carry out the 18-month plan, a unique environment protection and pollution combat project in the Middle East.
The first stage of the four-phase project has been completed with the gathering of needed data on pollution levels and its sources, including vehicles, factories, improper waste disposal, …