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Chile's coronavirus restrictions clean up the air around Santiago, study says

Reuters Thursday, 16 April 2020
Air pollution in Chile's capital Santiago, a sprawling metropolis and industrial hub of 6 million, has plunged in the past month by as much as a third as large swaths of the city have been shuttered to combat coronavirus, according to a report released on Thursday by the University of Santiago.
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