Of the six “criteria” air pollutants tracked by the Environmental Protection Agency, four actually increased in 2017, Mr. Trump’s first year in office: carbon monoxide, nitrogen dioxide and two measures of particulate matter pollution. (It should be noted that data for 2018 is not yet publicly available, while single-year increases for the six metrics have occurred under previous administrations as well.) (India’s general elections begin tomorrow and proceed in phases until May 19. Results will be announced on May 23. Follow our coverage of the election here and in this Briefing.)
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