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Devastating Study Reveals 9 Million People, Mostly in Asia, Die Every Year Because of Pollution

A recent study on global pollution has shockingly revealed that 9 million people, or about one in six, will die of complications related to poor air quality and contaminated water each year.

The recent findings, published last week by the Lancet Journal, are the result of a two year study involving researchers from over 130 countries. The findings reveal that the world’s air quality is now reaching a “crisis point” and that experts are sending out warnings to governments to deal with the matter urgently, The Independent reported.