Environment intelligence startup Ambee is using data to improve air quality
Bengaluru-based environment intelligence startup Ambee is one of them. The startup measures hyperlocal air quality data in real time, and makes it accessible to developers, consumers, health researchers, and media companies. He says Ambee aims to measure and democratise access to data and eventually work towards improving air quality for future generations. In addition to government sensor data, IoT sensors, and open source data, Ambee uses satellite imagery, weather and meteorological data, and human indicators like population and garbage burning. It has gathered air quality data for over one lakh pin codes across 65 countries.