Month: December 2016

Why cutting soot emissions is ‘fastest solution’ to slowing Arctic ice melt


Reducing wood-burning, gas-flaring and global diesel emissions would be quick win in combating irreversible climate change, scientists say World leaders should redouble efforts to cut soot emissions because it is the cheapest and fastest way to combat climate change, climate scientists and advocates have told the Guardian. Deposits of soot unburned carbon particles have stained […]