Air Pollution Health Risks Panel Proposes Sports Games Clean-Up Targets in 2009 and 2010

Annual deaths attributable to air pollution are estimated at 10, 000 in Hong Kong. Macau and the Pearl Rive Delta while air pollution is also responsible for 440, 000 annual hospital bed-days and 11 million annual outpatient visits throughout the region, according a recent study released by Hong Kong-based think tank Civic Exchange.