Thomas held our first-ever DIY workshops in Ulaan Baatar, Mongolia on September 11-12th. UB residents will soon be breathing winter air pollution that is even worse than Beijing’s. Fortunately now more people are breathing clean air!
According to The Guardian, Ulaan Bator is the world’s second most polluted mega city. From 2008-2011, the average PM 2.5 level was nearly 150 micrograms. In 2014, Beijing averaged 98 micrograms; the WHO 24-hour limit is 25 micrograms. Is it a bustling manufacturing sector? Manufacturing is still a tiny percentage of the Mongolian economy. […]