Beijing's Air Quality: On Scale of 500, It's 755

Pollution index sails way past 'hazardous'

By Polly Davis Doig,  Newser Staff

Posted Jan 13, 2013 11:35 AM CST

(Newser) – If experiencing Tehran's dismal air pollution is "suicidal," Beijing residents might want to dig a bunker and stay there. The Chinese capital, which wrinkled noses a couple of years ago when it managed to break the very index meant to measure its...   Read full story »


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