“Pollute” in the news

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www.malaymail.com
Malay Mail
· Top German court grants buybacks for VW diesel car owners  
KARLSRUHE, May 25 — A top German court ruled today that Volkswagen must buy back a diesel car it modified to appear less polluting, a decision that could influence the outcome of tens of thousands of other “dieselgate” cases.  Copy example sentence
www.independent.co.uk
The Independent
· UK lockdown: What are the new rules for drivers and how far can people travel?  
Of course, this will all mean dirtier, more polluted air and a sudden jump in NOx and CO2 emissions.  Copy example sentence
www.theage.com.au
The Age
· First State Super 'less focused on gas' than renewables  
Environmentalists say gas can be as polluting as coal and energy expert Tony Wood said it will be more expensive than wind and solar for gas to replace coal as a base load power.  Copy example sentence
www.theage.com.au
The Age
· It’s a grab bag of ideas that is masking a bias  
However, Labor's ambivalence still supports highly polluting thermal coal and gas mining.  Copy example sentence
www.malaymail.com
Malay Mail
· Renault must stop developing capacity abroad in exchange for state support, says minister  
Asked about French media reports about the possible announcement of a government support package for the automotive industry on Tuesday, Borne said the state will increase subsidies for electric cars and will provide incentives to help low-income people switch to newer, less polluting cars but she gave no details on the timing or budget.  Copy example sentence
www.theguardian.com
The Guardian
· Will Covid-19 show us how to design better cities?  
Cars that are both driverless and electric could, for example, by using road space in a more efficient and less polluting way, allow urban density without centralised public transport systems.  Copy example sentence
www.theage.com.au
The Age
· WA gas has been a disaster for the climate – don’t send it east at taxpayer expense  
The gas industry does not just pollute the climate, it pollutes our politics too.  Copy example sentence
www.channelnewsasia.com
CNA
· Commentary: The wonder of clear skies and returning wildlife is our new climate problem  
The “Nature-is-recovering” images circulating over the past month may have been a welcome change from pictures of devastating Australian wildfires or cities choking under polluted skies.  Copy example sentence
www.independent.co.uk
The Independent
· Microplastic pollution in ocean could be double previous estimates, study finds  
And the plastic doesn't just pollute the ocean.  Copy example sentence
www.independent.co.uk
The Independent
· The food we produce is killing us and decimating biodiversity – a change has to be made  
Synthetic fertilizers and agrochemicals pollute the air we breathe, water we drink and soils we farm, threatening both biodiversity and human health.  Copy example sentence