World Ch. Schedule : THU 07:30 KST
* Date : 2017-02-14
Tackling Fine Dust
Invisible specks of dust blanket the sky of Korea. Fine dust particles are a critical threat to the environment and human health. Exposure to fine dust may lead to serious health conditions such as reduced lung function, lung cancer and dementia. With multiple fine dust warnings being issued in recent month, there is a growing concern over the country's deteriorating air quality. We report on how serious the problem is, and what is being done to improve air quality.