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In the Media: Brick Kiln Solutions

May 10, 2021 | Dhaka Tribune
Features Woods-funded project to use machine learning to track pollutive brick kilns.
April 27, 2021 | BBC Digital Planet
BBC Digital Planet interviews (starting at 20:52) former Stanford researcher about Woods-funded project that uses AI to identify illegal polluters.
February 14, 2019 | Daily Star
DoE air pollution survey finds N'ganj most polluted; air quality of 7 cities 'severely unhealthy'
boy in front of smoke stacks
September 5, 2018 | Undark
Though only a small part of the nation’s GDP, brickmaking plays an outsized role in the spread of air pollution — and disease — in Dhaka and beyond.
Stephen Luby
March 1, 2018 | BRAC RED Update
Workshop brings togther experts and stakeholders to to develop a shared understanding of current regulatory and technological context of brick-making... Read More
October 18, 2017 | Voice of America
Stanford researcher Steve Luby is quoted in Voice of America's coverage of air pollution and related health effects caused by brick kilns.
September 15, 2017 | AZO CleanTech
AZO CleanTech reports on Stanford researchers efforts to address air pollution-related health problems caused by brickmaking kilns in South Asian... Read More
January 9, 2017
A crowdsourced air pollution measurement programme reported a spike in the amount of particulates in Dhaka’s air yesterday morning, a level that was... Read More
January 26, 2016 | Daily Star
Farmers forced to sell it to kiln owners, resulting in loss of agricultural productivity