FastCoExist highlights a device that sucks fine particulate matter from the air, that if deployed in sufficient numbers would clean the air in cities and other polluted areas.
The Dutch inventors claim the huge ‘vacuum cleaners’ can filter most of the fine particles emitted from vehicles / power plants and through industrial pollution – that have both health and climate impacts.
FastCoExist highlights research in Amsterdam that is developing a type of honeysuckle (known as Green Junkie) to clean city air of smog and pollutants.
Inhabitat reports that Germany will require all new cars to be emissions free by 2030. This follows recent talk in Norway of similar plans with a target date of 2025.