Tag Archives: Traffic

New study examines commuter characteristics and traffic pollution exposure among commuters

New research examines commuter characteristics to better understand how factors such as departure time, frequency, and commute length are associated with exposure to air pollution. Using personal air pollution monitors, the research clustered commuters to determine whether these clusters were associated with traffic pollution exposures. The study reveals that commuters that travel during rush hour… Read More »

Traffic in Suez Canal resumes after stranded ship refloated

The 400-metre (430-yard) long Ever Given became jammed diagonally across a southern section of the canal in high winds early last Tuesday, halting traffic on the shortest shipping route between Europe and Asia. “She’s free,” an official involved in the salvage operation said. After dredging and excavation work over the weekend, rescue workers from the… Read More »