Main article: Southeast Asian haze. National Environment Agency. NEA advises on its website that people with existing heart or respiratory ailments should reduce physical exertion and outdoor activity. The Straits Times. Archived from the original on 1 February Everyone may begin to experience health effects; members of sensitive groups may experience more serious health effects. Besides Singapore, some other countries also use air quality indices. Country Living. During haze episodes, PM 2. International Journal of Cardiology.
The last time the. The Pollutant Standards Index (PSI) crossed the level into the As of 5pm, the hour PSI reading in various parts of Singapore were.
Haze hits unhealthy levels in Singapore as PSI exceeds for the first time in 3 years CNA
The Pollutant Standards Index, or PSI, is a type of air quality index, which is a number used to 1 History; 2 Definition of the PSI used in Singapore The PSI has been used in a number of countries including the United States and Singapore.
additional air quality information which would better reflect a more current air.
Haze in Singapore hits PSI all-time record high of NEA has been in touch with the Indonesian authorities to register our concern, and renew our offer of assistance," he wrote. Main article: Southeast Asian haze. Hidden categories: Use dmy dates from January Views Read Edit View history.
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PSI exceeded and haze conditions in Singapore hit unhealthy levels. Pollution levels reach a new record high in Singapore, as smoky haze from fires in Indonesia shrouds the The Pollutant Standards Index (PSI) hit at on Friday ( GMT) - the highest in Singapore's history.
More than Indonesian firefighters are attempting to put out the fires in Sumatra.
Singapore haze hits record high from Indonesia fires BBC News
The Pollutant Standards Index (PSI) hit a new record high of at 1pm The last time the PSI went over in Singapore was on October
Meanwhile, masks and air purifiers flew off the shelves at pharmacies and medical stores on Wednesday while others venturing outside experienced a range of ailments.
In other words, the PSI is determined by the pollutant with the most significant concentration. Besides Singapore, some other countries also use air quality indices.
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