EghtesadOnline: The resumption of traffic schemes in the capital city of Tehran since June 6 has had close to zero effect on air pollution so far, an official with the Department of Environment said.
EghtesadOnline: The Iranian capital’s residents inhaled more polluted air in May compared with the same period of last year, data from Tehran Municipality show.
EghtesadOnline: To help improve the quality of low-sulphur fuels and its compliance with the International Maritime Organization’s new rules (sulphur content no more than 0.5%) took effect on Jan 1, a refinery will start work in Bushehr Province in the near future, managing director of Kharazmi Technology Development Company said.
EghtesadOnline: An official with Tehran Municipality criticized local communication operators and said the quality of landline internet services needs to be enhanced in the capital.
EghtesadOnline: A study conducted by the Department of Environment on gasoline and diesel quality indicates both fuels sold in the country contain dangerous chemicals above acceptable standards, head of the Comprehensive Assessment Unit at the DoE said.
EghtesadOnline: The Research Institute of Petroleum Industry has plans to improve the quality of gasoline and diesel by reducing sulfur content, head of the RIPI said.
EghtesadOnline: The results of a study conducted by Tehran Air Quality Control Company on gasoline and diesel quality shows both fuels sold in the capital in summer contained sulfur above acceptable standards.